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Dark Moon Defender (Twelve Houses, #3)
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In this story of hidden magic and forbidden love, the King's Rider Justin befriends Ellynor, a young novice at a convent-only to discover that she is a mystic being manipulated by the fanatical Daught…
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From the USA Today bestselling author comes the first in a magical romantic fantasy trilogy.

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Princess of the Sword (Nine Kingdoms, #3)
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As the mercenary daughter of Gair, the black mage of Ceangail, Morgan is the only one who can stop the terrible sorcery her father unleashed. To do so, she must race against time…
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Angels of Darkness (Alphas, #0.5; Guild Hunter, #3.5; The Guardians, #7.5; Samaria)
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Queen of the Darkness (The Black Jewels, #3)
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Jaenelle Angelline now reigns as Queen-protector of the Shadow Realm. No longer will the corrupt Blood slaughter her people and de…
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Heir to the Shadows (The Black Jewels, #2)
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Heart's Blood
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Whistling Tor is a place of secrets, a mysterious, wooded hill housing the crumbling fortress of a chieftain whose name is spoken throughout the district in tones of revulsion and bitterness. A curse …
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Age of Deception (The Firebird Chronicles, #2)
War hero and daughter to two Houses, Kira is just beginning to learn how deep the rabbit hole goes.

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In the kingdom of Neroche, nightmarish creatures have been unleashed as weapons in a war of evil. Morgan the mercenary, daughter of a treacherous black mage, must fight against them-as well as for her…
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The Well of Shades (The Bridei Chronicles, #3)
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Interplanetary intrigue and romance combine in this electrifying finale to the Consortium Rebellion series.

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Oath of Fealty (Paladin's Legacy, #1)
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Daughter of the Blood (The Black Jewels, #1)
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Shalador's Lady (The Black Jewels, #8)
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Kings of the North (Paladin's Legacy, #2)
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Race the Sands
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The war everyone thought was over is just beginning.

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Limits of Power (Paladin's Legacy, #4)
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The Eight Kingdoms are under threat. Throughout the north, magic is re-emerging after centuries of absence, popping up in family after family-even those with no known mage parentage. Nor is it confine…
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Sweep with Me (Innkeeper Chronicles, #4.5)

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The Shattered Court (The Four Arts, #1)
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First in a new fantasy series from the author of the Novels of the Half-Light City.

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The Dark Mirror (The Bridei Chronicles, #1)
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Crown of Renewal (Paladin's Legacy, #5)
Acclaimed author Elizabeth Moon spins gripping, richly imagined epic fantasy novels that have earned comparisons to the work of such authors as Robin Hobb and Lois McMaster Bujold. In this volume, Moo…
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A dragon shapeshifter and a healer with power over the earth fight a corrupt empire in this thrilling and deeply emotional romantic fantasy from the USA Today bestselling author of Radiance.

Magic is o…
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Pathfinder's Way (The Broken Lands, #1)
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The Trateri are about to learn a vital lesson of the Broken Lands. Deep in the remote expanse where anything can happen, it pays to be on a pathfinder’s good side.

Nobody ventures beyond their village.…
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Valley of the Shadow (Elemental World, #4.5)
“I’m sure of you. Everything else, we’ll figure out along the way.”

For eight years, Baojia and Natalie have pursued their goals: family, career, friendship and love—trying to carve out an ordinary lif…
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The Invisible Ring (The Black Jewels, #4)
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A prequel set in the "dark and sensual world" (11th Hour) of the national bestselling Black Jewels Trilogy.

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A Girl From Nowhere (The Firewall Trilogy, #1)
Surrounded by fire, a girl with mysterious powers and a young warrior search for safety.

Life in the wasteland is a constant struggle. No one knows it better than Taimin. Crippled, and with only his in…
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The Orphans of Raspay (Penric and Desdemona, #7)
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Dragon-Ridden (Dragon Ridden Chronicles, #1)
Tate leads a life full of secrets. Having an incredibly life-like dragon tattoo that moves when nobody is looking and no memory of her life prior to eight months ago can make things difficult. When a …
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