THE SUNDAY TIMES AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
‘The brand new Game of Thrones‘ Stylist
‘Puts Samantha Shannon in the similar league as Robin Hobb and George R.R. Martin. Shannon is a master of dragons’ Starburst
‘Epic fantasy with added dragons. A blockbuster’ Guardian, Best Science Fiction and Fantasy
An enthralling, epic fantasy about a world getting ready to war with dragons – and the women who will have to lead the fight to reserve it.
A world divided. A queendom without an heir. An ancient enemy awakens.
The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth will have to conceive a daughter to offer protection to her realm from destruction – but assassins are getting closer to her door.
Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she is loyal to a hidden society of mages. Ead assists in keeping a watchful eye on Sabran, secretly protecting her with forbidden magic.
Across the dark sea, Tané has trained to be a dragonrider since she was once a child, but is forced to choose that could see her life get to the bottom of.
Meanwhile, the divided East and West refuse to parley, and forces of chaos are rising from their sleep.