Leave a comment Martin Gonzales pinned post 29 Jun at am. Rose Knightingale Jun 15, at pm. The privileged live in sky manors held aloft by a secretive magic known only as the Mysteries. Below, the earthbound poor are forced into factory work to maintain the engine of commerce. Only the wealthy can afford to learn the Mysteries, and they use their knowledge to further lock their hold on society. Expand text… Cettie Pratt is a waif doomed to the world below, until an admiral attempts to adopt her.
But in her new home in the clouds, not everyone treats her as one of the family. Sera Fitzempress is a princess born into power. Neither girl feels that she belongs. Each seeks to break free of imposed rules. Now, as Cettie dreams of living above and as Sera is drawn to the world below, they will follow the paths of their own choosing.
But both girls will be needed for the coming storm that threatens to overturn both their worlds. Filled with self-doubt, she struggles to grasp the Mysteries—her greatest trial yet. An education in the enigmatic magic is a necessary one, should Sera plan to rise in her station and invoke her powers during war. Even if it means an alliance with a rival empire. The Mysteries come easily to Cettie, and her studies have begun to yield new insight into her growing powers. But those same powers put Cettie in the path of those who would destroy her.
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But although Sera may seem subservient on the outside, the stubborn princess has only become emboldened. Advancing in the magic of the Mysteries, Cettie is also a useful tool of defense during turbulent times. The fog of war is drawing in, and with it comes a startling new enemy who may unravel secrets that both women would prefer stay hidden. But their secrets may be the only way to stop the coming darkness… Prism Cloud Harbinger 4 When the emperor is assassinated, Sera Fitzempress is the noble most eligible to inherit the empire.
Her upcoming marriage to the prince would cement her position. And as a champion for peace, Sera is the only promise of hope for staving off war between the worlds of Kingfountain and Muirwood. But standing between her and her enemies is just one devastating secret. For this discovery could bring the whole of Kingfountain to ruin. As Cettie struggles to determine her true loyalties and loves, her allies fall to wicked plots, and she becomes increasingly alone on her journey to a destiny she never wanted—one that could ignite an unstoppable war Broken Veil Harbinger 5 Rescued from a world of poverty, Cettie Pratt has avoided a bleak destiny—until now.
Deceived and manipulated, she has been groomed for the ultimate betrayal: to destroy her best friend and stop peace from uniting two war-torn worlds. Her path leads her to a mysterious underworld where appearances can be deceiving. Sera Fitzempress knows the value she has to her enemies. As heir to the empire, she must keep her foes at bay and prevent them from unleashing a being of unspeakable evil upon the world while fighting a brutal war. But her enemies are more cunning than Sera expects, and the key to their plans is none other than her best friend.
Neither woman knows what to believe. Neither one knows if she can trust the other. Both Cettie and Sera have made decisions that have irrevocably changed them. But the decisions they have yet to make will determine the fate of their world…. Jeff Wheeler - Harbinger 1 - Storm Glass. Jeff Wheeler - Harbinger 2 - Mirror Gate. Jeff Wheeler - Harbinger 3 - Iron Garland. Jeff Wheeler - Harbinger 4 - Prism Cloud.
Jeff Wheeler - Harbinger 5 - Broken Veil. Amber Wilson Jun 10, at am. Whims of Fae - Nissa Leder ya fantasy paranormal fae fairies.. A mortal lured into Faerie and caught in their web. The battle that changes everything. After her mother's suicide, Scarlett's grief consumes her.
But Raith has surprises of his own, and Scarlett fits perfectly into his devious plan. Scarlett must decide how far she's willing to go to avoid her guilt and heartache. As she is pulled further into the realm of magic and power, she discovers a dangerous secret that could change her fate forever. Will Scarlett find a way to cope with her sorrow and untangle herself from the two princes? Or will they devour her completely? She's mended her relationship with her sister, but now has new secrets she must keep. After taking the pill Kaelem, the Unseelie King, had given her at the Summer Court, the magic in Scarlett grows, and she's losing control of her power.
When Kaelem offers Scarlett his help, she has no choice but to accept before she hurts someone she loves. Scarlett must trust him to teach her to master her new gifts, but his intentions aren't pure and Scarlett is pulled even further into the fae world. Scarlett feels more fae and less human every day. Her emotions run high and resisting the temptations of her new life are harder than ever. Scarlett finds herself on a quest in an unknown land with an unlikely group of allies. But if it falls into the wrong hands, Scarlett will never be safe again.
Since absorbing the power of The Life Tree, everything has changed. With a looming war against a new enemy no one knows much about, Scarlett and Kaelem must find as many allies as they can. When a magical book teaches Scarlett dark magic, she must decide how much of herself she will risk becoming the leader everyone needs her to be. After rescuing Raith from the Darkland, Scarlett must deal with the aftermath of the ritual Ankou performed. Visions plague her as the darkness inside her grows.
When Kaelem learns of a weapon that can kill Ankou, he and Scarlett must go on a quest to the mortal realm to find the man with the answers they seek. With Ankou free to leave the Darkland, time isn't on Scarlett's side.
Because the weapon she searches for can not only kill him, but can kill her as well. And in the midst of all the darkness, will anyone find the key to her heart? Martin Gonzales pinned post 21 Jun at pm. Aline Wonka Jun 19, at am. Empress of Forever by Max Gladstone A feminist Guardians of the Galaxy—a smart, swashbuckling, wildly imaginative adventure of a rag-tag team of brilliant misfits, dangerous renegades, and enhanced outlaws in a war-torn future. A wildly successful innovator to rival Steve Jobs or Elon Musk, Vivian Liao is prone to radical thinking, quick decision-making, and reckless action.
On the eve of her greatest achievement, she's trying to outrun those who are trying to steal her success. Expand text… In the chilly darkness of a Boston server farm, Viv sets her ultimate plan into motion. A terrifying instant later, Vivian Liao is catapulted through space and time to a far future where she confronts a destiny stranger and more deadly than she could ever imagine. The end of time is ruled by an ancient, powerful Empress who blesses or blasts entire planets with a single thought.
Rebellion is literally impossible to consider--until Vivian arrives. Trapped between the Pride, a ravening horde of sentient machines, and a fanatical sect of warrior monks who call themselves the Mirrorfaith, Viv must rally a strange group of allies to confront the Empress and find a way back to the world and life she left behind. A magnificent work of vivid imagination and universe-spanning action, Empress of Forever is a feminist Guardians of the Galaxy crossed with Star Wars and spiced with the sensibility and spirit of Iain M.
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Old secrets better left buried are dug up, and Tobias is forced to reckon with his troubled past—both the green magic of the woods, and the dark things that rest in its heart. Silver in the Wood - Emily Tesh. Expand text… It's not safe for anyone alone in the woods. There are predators that come out at night: critters and coyotes, snakes and wolves.
But the woman in the red jacket has no choice. Not since the Crisis came, decimated the population, and sent those who survived fleeing into quarantine camps that serve as breeding grounds for death, destruction, and disease. She is just a woman trying not to get killed in a world that doesn't look anything like the one she grew up in, the one that was perfectly sane and normal and boring until three months ago. There are worse threats in the woods than the things that stalk their prey at night.
Sometimes, there are men.
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