Jade Legacy

Jade Legacy

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The Kaul siblings battle rival clans for honor and control over an East Asia-inspired fantasy metropolis in Jade Legacy, the page-turning conclusion to the Green Bone Saga.

"Lee's series will stand as a pillar of epic fantasy and family drama." --Library Journal (starred review)



Jade, the mysterious and magical substance once exclusive to the Green Bone warriors of Kekon, is now coveted throughout the world. Everyone wants access to the supernatural abilities it provides, from traditional forces such as governments, mercenaries, and criminal kingpins, to modern players, including doctors, athletes, and movie studios. As the struggle over the control of jade grows ever larger and more deadly, the Kaul family, and the ancient ways of the Kekonese Green Bones, will never be the same.

Battered by war and tragedy, the Kauls are plagued by resentments and old wounds as their adversaries are on the ascent and their country is riven by dangerous factions and foreign interference. The clan must discern allies from enemies, set aside bloody rivalries, and make terrible sacrifices... but even the unbreakable bonds of blood and loyalty may not be enough to ensure the survival of the Green Bone clans and the nation they are sworn to protect.

Praise for the Green Bone Saga:

"Jade City has it all: a beautifully realized setting, a great cast of characters, and dramatic action scenes. What a fun, gripping read!" --Ann Leckie, winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Award Awards

"Stylish and action-packed, full of ambitious families and guilt-ridden loves..." --Ken Liu, winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Awards

"An instantly absorbing tale of blood, honor, family, and magic, spiced with unexpectedly tender character beats."--NPR

The Green Bone Saga
Jade City
Jade War
Jade Legac
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Product details

  • Hardback | 736 pages
  • 152 x 236 x 58mm | 998g
  • United States
  • English
  • 0316440973
  • 9780316440974
  • 72,792

Review quote

"Lee expertly balances conflict and growth on both individual and societal levels, giving this massive story weight, as every decision can potentially change the world. In both meeting and subverting expectations at every turn, Lee guides her cast to a deeply satisfying, well-earned conclusion."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
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About Fonda Lee

Fonda Lee is the World Fantasy Award-winning author of Jade City and the award-winning YA science fiction novels Zeroboxer, Exo, and Cross Fire. Born and raised in Canada, Lee is a black belt martial artist, a former corporate strategist, and an action movie aficionado who now lives in Portland, Oregon with her family.
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Rating details

6,974 ratings
4.71 out of 5 stars
5 77% (5,399)
4 18% (1,225)
3 4% (281)
2 1% (54)
1 0% (15)
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