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The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

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The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction–but assassins are getting closer to her door. Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she is loyal to a hidden society of mages. Ead keeps a watchful eye on Sabran, secretly protecting her with forbidden magic. Across the dark sea, TanĂ© has trained all her life to be a dragonrider, but is forced to make a choice that could see her life unravel. Meanwhile, the divided East and West refuse to parley, and forces of chaos are rising from their sleep.

I was hooked on this book when I heard it was about a Queendom and ancient enemies awakening. It’s said it be an epic high fantasy novel about dragons. And boy oh boy does that sound right up my alley.

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#RockyRecommends: The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

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Welcome to another installment of Rocky Recommends! Yes, I completely forgot last week. Again. But Rocky and I are back and better than ever and hopefully consistently. This week Rocky has decided to recommend The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon. He hopes you enjoy!

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