Books by Grace Draven

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Phoenix Unbound

Phoenix Unbound is the first book in Grace Draven's Fallen Empire series. It's a lovely romance set in a fascinating world, and I'm so glad I picked it up. Gilene is a fire witch who is honor-bound to put the safety of her village above that of her own. Each year, every village in the empire is r ...

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The Undying King

I recently read this, and as usual, Draven does not disappoint. The tale is a twist on the Beauty and the Beast trope, except in this case, both characters carry their own curses. The maiden Imogen has been cursed with the touch of death, and wants to be rid of it; the King Cededa’s enchanted immo ...

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Eidolon

Highly anticipated sequels can be worrisome. On the one hand, you can’t wait to see what happens to your beloved characters. On the other hand, the book might stink. I’m happy to say that Eidolon is a delightful, fast paced sequel that is a worthy successor to Radiance. Eidolon begins moments ...

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Radiance

This is easily my favorite book of 2015. What makes it absolutely perfect to me are the likable, intelligent characters, the superb handling of the subject matter and the excellent writing.Most people I have recommended it to have loved it as well, which sort of doubles my pleasure. I hope this revi ...