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Wings of Fury

3.93 (4,308 ratings by Goodreads)
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From Emily R. King, author of the Hundredth Queen series, comes an epic novel of ancient Greece, Titans and treachery, and the women who dare to rise up against the tyranny of the Golden Age.

My mother told me that men would speak about the Golden Age as a time of peace and happiness for all... However, the women of our age would tell a very different story...

Cronus, God of Gods, whose inheritance is the world. Among his possessions: women, imprisoned and fated to serve. The strong-minded Althea Lambros controls her own fate and lives to honor her dying mother's plea to protect her two sisters at all costs. Althea's journey toward crushing the tyranny has begun. It is a destiny foretold by the Fates. And she is following their visions.

On the southern isle of Crete, hidden among mortal women who have fled the Titans, is the Boy God, son of Cronus and believed dead. He shares Althea's destiny to vanquish the Almighty-fate willing. Because Cronus has caught wind of the plot. He's amassing his own forces against Althea's righteous rebellion and all those who will no longer surrender or run. There will be war. If she's to survive to write their history, the indomitable Althea must soar higher than any god.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 302 pages
  • 137.16 x 208.28 x 25.4mm | 299.37g
  • 47North
  • Seattle, United States
  • English
  • 1542023734
  • 9781542023733
  • 1,730,716

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An Amazon Best Book of the Month: Science Fiction & Fantasy

"Sumptuous...King ably weaves Greek mythology into a cat-and-mouse spectacle. Readers will cheer for Althea as she upholds her family's honor and fights belligerent gods with determination and confidence. This is a winner." -Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Sharp prose and smart characters...King (Hundredth Queen series) takes a fresh look at the Greek pantheon to create a clamor for the next book of this new series." -Library Journal
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About Emily R. King

Emily R. King is the author of the Hundredth Queen series, as well as Before the Broken Star, Into the Hourglass, and Everafter Song in the Evermore Chronicles. Born in Canada and raised in the United States, she is a shark advocate, a consumer of gummy bears, and an islander at heart, but her greatest interests are her children and three cantankerous cats. For more information, visit her at www.emilyrking.com.
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4,308 ratings
3.93 out of 5 stars
5 33% (1,413)
4 37% (1,596)
3 22% (964)
2 6% (265)
1 2% (70)
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