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Keplan reels in the wake of grief and guilt at the blood on his hands. Outside the city walls, however, winter grows fiercer and droughts longer. Alea reforged the fractured world twenty years before--so why is it withering before his eyes? Then, just as he masters being a monarch, a prophet arrives spouting scripture about a One True God. Keplan’s own mother killed the last gods, yet this one matches his description perfectly--and its wrath is about to fall upon Athrolan.
Isolated within the same cold, marble walls as Athrolan’s murderous king, Rih struggles to plot her rebellion leagues away from everything she has ever known. With an unexpected ally, she may have finally found a way to the Mirikin Hetmir--until tragedy strikes. With religious fanatics at their walls, blight in their fields, and a king floundering from addiction, Athrolan spirals out of control.
Now Rih must choose between a mad king’s life and her own revolution.
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The NEL BENTLY BOOKS focus on foul-mouthed archaeologist, Dr. Bently, or Nel--you better not even think about calling her "Annelise!" Tossed into a world of high-tech and higher stakes she only has her trowl, her attitude, and her badass--and alien--girlfriend, Lin.
Cross Jack London with Tony Hillerman and add a dash of one-liners, and you’ve got Holmes. "
V. S. Holmes is an international bestselling SFF author. They write the Nel Bently Books and the Reforged series. Their debut, Smoke and Rain, won New Apple Literary's Excellence in Independent Publishing Award in 2015 and a Literary Titan Gold in 2020.
They also work as an advocate for disabled and queer representation in SFF worlds.
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