Please help me congratulate client Jennifer Gruenke on the release of her debut novel – a dark YA fantasy titled OF SILVER AND SHADOW!
Ren Kolins is a silver wielder–a dangerous thing to be in the kingdom of Erdis, where magic has been outlawed for a century. Ren is just trying to survive, sticking to a life of petty thievery, card games, and pit fighting to get by. But when a wealthy rebel leader discovers her secret, he offers her a fortune to join his revolution. The caveat: she won’t see a single coin until they overthrow the king.
Behind the castle walls, a brutal group of warriors known as the King’s Children is engaged in a competition: the first to find the rebel leader will be made King’s Fang, the right hand of the king of Erdis. And Adley Farre is hunting down the rebels one by one, torturing her way to Ren and the rebel leader, and the coveted King’s Fang title.
But time is running out for all of them, including the youngest prince of Erdis, who finds himself pulled into the rebellion. Political tensions have reached a boiling point, and Ren and the rebels must take the throne before war breaks out.
And go buy this engrossing, action-packed fantasy >> IndieBound!
Also available in audiobook format!
“With fascinating worldbuilding and complex characters, OF SILVER AND SHADOW is a dark, gritty story of rebellion, dangerous magic, and the lengths we go to survive.” –Kalyn Josephson, author of The Storm Crow
“An engrossing story about the overthrow of a tyrannical kingdom.”—Kirkus Reviews
“In a city used to tyranny, people on all sides do their jobs per force, but the choices made when there seems to be no choice at all put OF SILVER AND SHADOW a cut above the rest.” —Foreword Reviews