In a world much like ours, Ray Amalfitano works in a copy shop down the street from Johns Hopkins University and dreams of the day when he’ll be able to enter the Tournament of Festive Combat at the annual FaeFaire. That day is today.
A young scholar’s ambition threatens to reshape an empire determined to retain its might in this epic tale of violent conquest, buried histories, and forbidden magic inspired by ancient West-African empires.
We’ve colonized Mars, but we never should’ve come back.
A 13th-century woman joins the army and discovers they plan to abandon her home region to invaders. Should she be loyal the military she admires? Or should she side with her sisters, who plan to defend their homeland with magic?
Ta Nyahl, last of his kria clan, has been trying to revenge the death of his people at the hands of humans. He allies with a human woman and her partner. Can the three of them save the world?