Praise for "Troubled Waters"
"Carries readers away into a vivid new fantasy world . . . entertaining and suspenseful . . . full of lively characters . . . The intriguing new system of magic and politics provides plenty of potential for sequels."--"Publishers Weekly"
"Filled with vivid details of everyday life, a strong and admirable heroine, and a plot with as many twists and turns as the mighty river that threads through the story, Shinn's latest novel should appeal to her avid readership and to lovers of the genre. Highly recommended."----"Library Journal" (starred review)
"Will be enjoyed by readers who like stories with hints of western European aristocracy and elemental magic, with a happy ending."--"Booklist"
"A lush new world peopled with fascinating characters . . . Shinn once again demonstrates her considerable facility for creating a richly developed world peopled with intriguing characters blessed with remarkable powers."--"Night Owl Reviews"
"Character-driven fiction with fantastical and romantic elements. Shinn has created a world that is completely believable and magical at the same time."--"Fantasy Literature"
"A great opening political fantasy that is filled with a strong cast, wonderful refreshing laws of magic, and court intrigue . . . Shinn affirms what her fans already knew from the Twelve Houses saga: that the author is one of the best fantasists."--"Alternative Worlds"show more