By Rosemary Kirstein
Rosemary Kirstein’s acclaimed epic maintains, as a servant of fact trips via a global the place the robust rule by way of lies.
The steerswomen have been seekers, creditors of data, and no matter what they realized used to be loose for the asking. The wizards additionally had wisdom– the information to command nature itself–but they jealously guarded their darkish knowledge. the 2 teams were at odds for hundreds of years:
They don't agree, they don't communicate, they don't associate.
Now the steerswoman Rowan has exposed proof that the grasp wizard, Slado, is conjuring harmful spells in shadow, devastating the far away lands known as the Outskirts and altering the process the area. Rowan has no selection: Slado has to be stopped . . . if he also can be found.
Following a doubtful clue, Rowan and her pal Bel, an Outskirter, have come to town of Donner, looking solutions from the previous for a chance within the current. however the secrets and techniques cross deeper than Rowan had ever imagined, compelling her to ask yourself: What if all this time she has been asking the mistaken questions?
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