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Born of Sand

(Tales of a Dying Star #5)

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It was at the top of a sand dune, yellow haze blowing away in all directions, when the woman decided to die. But when she's captured at the last moment and denied escape, she must find a way to adapt and prove her worth as more than just a helpless prisoner.

Meanwhile, Farrow's ragtag group of Freemen are caught between the manipulative Children of Saria and ruthless Melis
Kindle Edition, 380 pages
Published December 25th 2015
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Mark Gardner
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I’ve been a David Kristoph fan since I read the second book in the Tales of a Dying Star (TOADS) series. The Empire’s stranglehold on Praetar may finally be over, if the Freemen can just hold out long enough until reinforcements arrive.

Characters from previous stories make appearances in TOADS #5, and the ending is shocking. All the clues were in the first four books, but I just didn’t put them together until the reveal at the end.

It’s nice that each story in the series reinforces what I’ve read
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Tales of a Dying Star (5 books)
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