A stunning and original YA fantasy from a fantastic new talent. Perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Laini Taylor
'Deft, dark and daring' MELINDA SALISBURY 'A stormer of a story' KIRAN MILLWOOD HARGRAVE
In a city where magic is feared and the dead are worshipped, life is overshadowed by a powerful and devastating storm cloud.
One young woman is running for her life. Another is trying to return home. Both are looking for a place where they belong.
But what Lena and Constance don't realise is that the storm cloud binds them. Without it, neither can get what she desires.
Deft, dark and daring, Kesia Lupo seamlessly entwines the fates of two young women bound by magic to a dying city (Melinda Salisbury, author of THE SIN EATER’S DAUGHTER and STATE OF SORROW)
A stormer of a story! (Kiran Millwood Hargrave, author of THE WAY PAST WINTER and THE GIRL OF INK & STARS)
A smart, compelling story with a solid, enclosed plot, compelling characters and some rather delicious twists ... Wonderful (SFX Magazine)
One of the most confident debuts I've read for ages, with opulent world-building, fabulous female leads and a genuinely thrilling page-turner of a plot (Bookseller, One to Watch)
A gorgeously written fantasy, with a haunting, intricate world (Mary Watson, author of THE WREN HUNT)
Glorious! Dark, enthralling and full of twists. It completely swept me away (Anna Day, author of THE FANDOM)
An extraordinary read, it's a deliciously divine page turner that reminded me of the very best of Garth Nix and Joe Abercrombie but is entirely its own incredible and original world ... I genuinely cannot wait to read more from this amazing new voice (Liz Hyder, author of BEARMOUTH)
What a cracker! Game of Thrones meets Harry Potter with two super-strong female leads (Ally Sherrick, author of THE BURIED CROWN)
Stormingly good, packed with intrigue and dark, dangerous magic (Amy Wilson, author of SNOWGLOBE)