Order This Book OnlineThe Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams is a heart-pounder of a book, allowing entrance into a world behind the headlines of today’s news. We follow the story of 13-year-old Kyra in a closely guarded sect who is ripped from childhood by being “chosen” as her uncle’s bride. With expert writing, the author brings us close to a life which most of us can only imagine. 12 and up. Listen to an Audio Excerpt.