Is there a sequel to the ember blade?
Chris Wooding has completed the follow-up to his 2018 fantasy novel, The Ember Blade. The Shadow Casket is the name of the second book and it’s now with the publishers for a likely late 2022/early 2023 publication slot.
What is the book Malice by Chris Wooding about?
Malice is the first in a new series of young adult fantasy by Chris Wooding. In Malice, a mysterious gentleman named Tall Jack is kidnapping children by means of a comic book series (called, of course, “Malice”). If you read the comic book and then perform a simple ritual, Tall Jack will take you away.
What is the ember blade about?
A young man’s journey to find his destiny. Aren has lived by the rules all his life. He’s never questioned it; that’s just the way things are. But then his father is executed for treason, and he and his best friend Cade are thrown into a prison mine, doomed to work until they drop.
Is malice an adult or a YA?
MALICE was published by Del Rey, which is an adult fantasy imprint. Anything published by Del Rey is classified as adult. If the imprint had been YA/Children’s (Simon Pulse, HarperTeen, etc), then the book would have been classified as YA.
Is there a sequel to malice?
The dark sorceress of “Sleeping Beauty” reclaims her story in this sequel to Malice. The Dark Grace is dead. Feared and despised for the sinister power in her veins, Alyce wreaks her revenge on the kingdom that made her an outcast. Once a realm of decadence and beauty, Briar is now wholly Alyce’s wicked domain.
Is the ember blade a standalone?
This is only the first volume of a planned trilogy, but it also functions as an incredible standalone work of fantasy. In short, The Ember Blade is everything I could possibly want in an epic fantasy novel, and so much more. Buy this book as soon as it is available.
Is the ember blade a series?
THE EMBER BLADE (Amazon) is the first in a new epic fantasy series from one of our favorite authors here at EBR. The Tales of the Ketty Jay (EBR Archive) are some fantastically fun books to read. If you haven’t read those, you should put them into your reading queue to be sure.
Is Malice a romance?
Heather Walter’s debut novel, Malice, transforms the familiar fairytale of Sleeping Beauty into a dark and compelling fantasy romance between the storybook princess and the dark sorceress Alyce.
Does misrule have a happy ending?
This book had a perfect blend of both, and I was overjoyed. I went into this book expecting a romance with a happy ending, and I did get it. Just not in the way I necessarily expected. I won’t go into detail because I don’t want to spoil the book for anyone who reads reviews before reading books, but oh boy.
Does Aurora wake up in misrule?
Unexpectedly, a human washes up on Briar’s shores and the young man chooses to serve Nimara, but there are other forces out there and he inadvertently wakes Aurora, surprising the Dark Court and upending plans even as Alyce tries to win Aurora all over again while fighting the Fae.
Is Malice an adult or a YA?
Is Malice an LGBT book?
The dark fairytale re-telling has become an established fantasy sub-genre in its own right, and Malice’s sweet lesbian love story and bitter realities are a more than worthy addition.
How does the book misrule end?
Malice followed Alyce and Aurora as they tried to break Aurora’s curse. But though true love’s kiss saved Aurora once, she was put back into a magical sleep. Anyone would be able to kiss her awake, apart from Alyce. 100 years have passed, and the Briar Kingdom is now home to Alyce’s Dark Court.
Does Alyce break auroras curse?
Shunned by most and hated by many, Alyce wishes to escape her life and leave the Briar, but when she meets the cursed Princess Aurora, she makes a friend. Alyce may be the only person that can break Aurora’s curse but experimenting with her Vila side could lead Alyce towards evil.