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The court of broken knives, Anna Smith Spark

Label
The court of broken knives
Title
The court of broken knives
Statement of responsibility
Anna Smith Spark
Creator
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this dark and gripping debut fantasy that Miles Cameron called "gritty and glorious!" the exiled son of the king must fight to reclaim his throne no matter the cost. It is the richest empire the world has ever known, and it is also doomed. Governed by an imposturous Emperor, decadence has blinded its inhabitants to their vulnerability. The Yellow Empire is on the verge of invasion--and only one man can see it. Haunted by prophetic dreams, Orhan has hired a company of soldiers to cross the desert to reach the capital city. Once they enter the Palace, they have one mission: kill the Emperor, then all those who remain. Only from the ashes can a new empire be built. The company is a group of good, ordinary soldiers, for whom this is a mission like any other. But the strange boy Marith who walks among them is no ordinary soldier. Young, ambitious, and impossibly charming, something dark hides in Marith's past--and in his blood Dark and brilliant, dive into this new fantasy series for readers looking for epic battle scenes, gritty heroes, and blood-soaked revenge"--
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Summary
Orhan, the exiled son of the king, seeks to build a new empire by gathering a company of soldiers to invade the capital city and kill his father, but an ambitious young soldier in the company, Marith, is hiding a dark secret
Theme
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10567212
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spark, Anna Smith
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Empires of dust
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Emperors
  • FICTION / Fantasy / Epic
  • FICTION / Action & Adventure
  • FICTION / Fantasy / Historical
  • Emperors
  • Imaginary wars and battles
Target audience
adult
Label
The court of broken knives, Anna Smith Spark
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973801855
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9780316511421
Lccn
2017023278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)973801855
Label
The court of broken knives, Anna Smith Spark
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973801855
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9780316511421
Lccn
2017023278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)973801855

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