EditorAdmin Posted May 25 Share Posted May 25 Today, we’re thrilled to be taking part in the cover reveal for Aliette de Bodard’s upcoming sequel! Publishing on the 12th October, A FIRE BORN OF EXILE is a beautiful exploration of the power of love, of revenge, and of the wounds of the past. This fast-paced, heart-warming space opera is set against a backdrop of corruption, power and political scheming in the far reaches of the award-winning Xuya universe. Before we check out the gorgeous new cover, let’s hear more about the story itself: The Scattered Pearls Belt is a string of habitats under tight military rule . . . where the powerful have become all too comfortable in their positions, and their corruption. But change is coming, with the arrival of Quynh: the mysterious and enigmatic Alchemist of Streams and Hills. To Minh, daughter of the ruling prefect of the Belt , Quynh represents a chance for escape. To An, a destitute engineer, Quynh has a mysterious link to her own past . . . and holds a deeper, more sensual appeal. But Quynh has her own secret history, and a plan for the ruling class of the Belt. A plan that will tear open old wounds, shake the heavens, and may well consume her. And now to the cover! I am absolutely loving all the purple! The illustrator is Alyssa Winans, you can find her on Instagram as @alawinans and Twitter as @AlyssaWinans. Art direction was by Rachael Lancaster. A Fire Born of Exile is expected for release on 12th October 2023 from Gollancz. You can pre-order your copy HERE The post A FIRE BORN OF EXILE by Aliette de Bodard (COVER REVEAL) appeared first on The Fantasy Hive. View the full article Quote AC Admin Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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