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C.L. Wilsons unique blend of pulse-pounding action, sweeping epic fantasy, and passionate romance has made her books a favorite read for romance and fantasy readers alike. Praised for exceptional worldbuilding and lyric prose, her critically acclaimed novels have regularly appeared on bestseller lists including the USA Today, the New York Times, and Publishers Weekly.

C.Ls novels have won numerous industry and reader-selected awards including, LifetimeTV.coms Best Paranormal debut of 2007, the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence, two National Readers Choice awards, the Colorado Award of Excellence, and the Holt Medallion. Ms. Wilson is the honored recipient of the PEARL award from Paranormal Romance as the best new author of 2007, and winner of
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As those of you who’ve been following me on Facebook know, I’ve been hard at work on THE SEA KING, the second of my Mystral series. It’s extremely important to me that whatever book I put out is the best I can possibly make it, and despite my best efforts, I haven’t been able to do justice to this story and still make the deadline for an August publication date. Therefore, after a great deal of...

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Lord of the Fading Lands (Romance)
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Description: Long ago, in the magical holocaust known as the Mage Wars, the immortal Fey and their allies fought to defeat the grasping evil of the Elden Mages and their dark-gifted supporters. During those wars, in a fit of grief-induced madness caused by the death of his mate, Fey shapeshifter Rain Tairen Soul nearly destroyed the world in a blaze of tairen fire. Now, a thousand years later, the fierce Fey king must fight to save his race from the brink of extinction and once again stop the evil rising in the homeland of his enemies, the Eld. The key to his success lies in the mortal city of Celieria, where the Mage Wars began, and with a young woman whose soul sings to him in ways no woman’s ever has, whose presence reawakens the primal fury of the tairen within his soul, and whose vast, untapped power can either save or destroy him and his people.
Lady of Light and Shadows (Romance)
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Description: Since her earliest memories, Ellysetta Baristani has feared magic, even as she has been inexorably drawn to all things Fey, especially the poetry and legends of Rain Tairen Soul. Now claimed as Rain’s truemate and no longer able to deny her own magic, Ellysetta is swept into the very center of a struggle filled with the magic and darkness she has always feared. The High Mage of Eld wants to capture her. The most murderous dahl’reisen who ever lived wants her dead. And her enemies will corrupt even the people she loves most in their quest to claim her magic for themselves.

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"This was an epic read for me.

I truly recommend this book to those who love fantasy, romance and action.

Lord of the Fading Lands is not such a surprise to me. I mean, I knew I would love this because I loved C.L. Wilson's Winter King. I am usually..." Read more of this review »
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"I won an advanced copy of this book from the author's blog and started reading it as soon as it arrived. I have been waiting for more work from Wilson and this book did NOT disappoint. I completely LOVED this book and ended up devouring it in 2 da..." Read more of this review »
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C.L. Wilson is just incomparable. Her writing style is so vivid you could almost see the scenery, hear the battles, feel the coldness of the terrain and the warmth of the characters.



I've been in a rut and was craving for an epic fantasy romance b..." Read more of this review »
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" Truthic wrote: "Hi! First I'd just like to say thank you for writing these awesome books. I'd also like to ask if you're planning any spin-offs for th ...more "
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" Jess wrote: "Hi! Question is this book a standalone or part of a series? I can't wait to read it... love your writing."

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“My beloved is the sun
And I am the earth that thrives only in her warmth. My beloved is the rain
And I am the grass that thirsts for her quenching kiss. My beloved is the wind
And I am the wings that soar when she fills me with her gentle strength.
My beloved is the rock
Upon which rests the happiness of all my days.
—The Elements of Love, a poem by Aileron v'En Kavali of the Fey”
C.L. Wilson, Lord of the Fading Lands

“Ver reisa ku'chae. Kem surah, shei'tani. (Your soul calls out. Mine answers, beloved.)”
C.L. Wilson, Lord of the Fading Lands

“He held up his index finger. "Rule one: in any dispute between mates, the
male is always to blame, even when he is clearly blameless. Rule two"—his middle finger joined the
first—"whenever in doubt, refer to rule one.”
C.L. Wilson, Lord of the Fading Lands

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Hello, this poll for the group series read along is based on the suggestions from those of you who've posted in the "suggestions" thread. At this point, the plan is for us to decide on a series. Once the series is decided, we'll vote again on a start date of either August 15th, or Sept. 1st. The end date will be dependent up on which series is chosen. We'll have a folder dedicated to the series, and a thread for each book. Whether you're just starting the series, or already somewhere in the middle, you can read at your own pace, and comment in the appropriate thread. The hope is that by reading a series together, those of us who need it (especially me!), will finally have the motivation necessary to knock some of those books from our TBR piles. *more info soon*

Kresley Cole- Immortal After Dark series
 
  7 votes, 46.7%

Jacqueline Carey- Kushiel series
 
  3 votes, 20.0%

C.L. Wilson- Tairen Soul series
 
  2 votes, 13.3%

Diana Gabaldon- Outlander series
 
  2 votes, 13.3%

Cherry Adair- Men of T-FLAC series
 
  1 vote, 6.7%

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ChattyKat Thanks for the friendship... can't wait to read your new book! :)


Angela Carr (Under the Covers Book Blog) thanks for the friend vite. =D


Savannah C.L,
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Christiana Thank you for accepting my friendship request! ...and thank you so much for your wonderful Tairen Soul series. I love your books!! :-)


Sangr1a Thanks for your friendship, C.l! :)


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