aThere are few things more exciting to discover than a debut novel packed with powerful storytelling and beautiful language. Storm Siren is one of those rarities. Iall read anything Mary Weber writes. More, please!a aJAY ASHER, New York Times bestselling author of Thirteen Reasons Why aStorm Siren is a riveting tale from start to finish. Between the simmering romance, the rich and inventive fantasy world, and one seriously jaw-dropping finale, readers will clamor for the next bookaand I'll be at the front of the line!a aMARISSA MEYER, New York Times bestselling author of the Lunar Chronicles aI raise my chin as the buyers stare. Yes. Look. You donat want me. Because, eventually, accidentally, I will destroy you.a As a slave in the war-weary kingdom of Faelen, seventeen-year-old Nym isnat merely devoid of rights, her Elemental kind are only born male and always killed at birthameaning, she shouldnat even exist. Standing on the auction block beneath smoke-drenched mountains, Nym faces her fifteenth sell. But when her hood is removed and her storm-summoning killing curse revealed, Nym is snatched up by a court advisor and given a choice: be trained as the weapon Faelen needs to win the war or be killed. Choosing the former, Nym is unleashed into a world of politics, bizarre parties, and rumors of an evil more sinister than sheas being prepared to fight . . . not to mention the trainer whose dark secrets lie behind a mysterious ability to calm every lightning strike she summons. But what if she doesnat want to be the weapon theyave all been waiting for? Set in a beautifully eclectic world of suspicion, super abilities, and monsters, Storm Siren is a story of power. And whoever controls that power will win. aReaders who enjoyed Marissa Meyer's Cinder series will enjoy this fast-paced fantasy which combines an intriguing story line with as many twists and turns as a chapter of Game of Thrones!a aDodie Owens, Editor, School Library Journal Teen aWeber builds a fascinating and believable fantasy world. Inventive and entertaining.a aKirkus Reviews a[F]antasy readers will feel at home in Weberas first novel . . . a detailed backdrop and large cast bring vividness to the story.a aPublishers Weekly aReaders will easily find themselves captivated. The breathtaking surprise ending is nothing short of horrific, promising even more dark and bizarre adventures to come in the Storm Siren trilogy.a aRT Book Reviews, 4 starsInventive and entertaining.a aKirkus Reviews a[F]antasy readers will feel at home in Weberas first novel . . . a detailed backdrop and large cast bring vividness to the story.a aPublishers Weekly aReaders will easily find ...
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