Phoenix and Ashes

Phoenix and Ashes

Elemental Masters #3

Format
ePub
Price
$7.99
 
  • ePub
  • ISBN 9781101118184
  • 480 Pages
  • DAW
  • Adult

Overview

In this dark and atmospheric rendition of the Cinderella fairy tale, an intelligent young Englishwoman is made into a virtual slave by her evil stepmother. Her only hope of rescue comes in the shape of a scarred World War I pilot of noble blood, whose own powers over the elements are about to be needed more than ever.

“A dark tale full of the pain and devastation of war…and a couple of wounded protagonists worth routing for.” —Locus

Phoenix and Ashes

Phoenix and Ashes

Mercedes Lackey

Praise

“With colorful characters, Lackey makes her variation of the Sleeping Beauty story great fun to read.”—Booklist

“[Lackey] turns her hand to historical fantasy in this intriguing and compelling re-creation of England in the waning days of its imperial glory.”—Library Journal

“Beautiful phrasing and a thorough grounding in the dress, mannerisms and history of the period help move the story along gracefully…fully fleshed out and credible.  This is a wonderful example of a new look at an old theme.”—Publishers Weekly

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