Publication Date: 30/08/2022 ISBN: 9781529356786 Category:

The Dragon’s Promise

Elizabeth Lim

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Publication Date: 30/08/2022 ISBN: 9781529356786 Category:
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‘A dazzling fairytale’ Stephanie Garber, on Six Crimson Cranes

A dragon’s kingdom. A star-crossed love. And a cursed pearl with the power to mend the world, or break it . . .

Shiori’s quest continues in the soaring sequel to the New York Times bestselling young adult fantasy Six Crimson Cranes.

Princess Shiori made a deathbed promise to return the dragon’s pearl to its rightful owner, but keeping that promise is more dangerous than she ever imagined.

She must journey to the kingdom of dragons, navigate political intrigue among humans and dragons alike, fend off thieves who covet the pearl for themselves and will go to any lengths to get it, all the while cultivating the appearance of a perfect princess to dissuade those who would see her burned at the stake for the magic that runs in her blood.

The pearl itself is no ordinary cargo; it thrums with malevolent power, jumping to Shiori’s aid one minute, and betraying her the next – threatening to shatter her family and sever the thread of fate that binds her to her true love. It will take every ounce of strength Shiori can muster to defend the life and the love she’s fought so hard to win.

PRAISE FOR ELIZABETH LIM

‘Magic leaps from every page of Lim’s exquisite fairytale’ Axie Oh

‘An amazing creation!’ Tamora Pierce

‘The perfect blend of whimsy and ferociousness, with twists and turns that will tug at your heartstrings’ Chloe Gong

‘This is a gem for all lovers of whimsical fantasy!’ Natasha Ngan

‘Lim is a master storyteller which is apparent with every magical turn of the page’ Kerri Maniscalco

‘This book is magic!’ Kristin Cashore

‘Elizabeth Lim takes readers on a captivating and wholly original journey’ Melissa Bashardoust

Publisher Review

** PRAISE FOR ELIZABETH LIM ** Magic leaps from every page of Lim's exquisite fairytale. Teeming with romance and adventure, The Dragon's Promise is a poignant conclusion to one of my favorite stories of all time * Axie Oh, New York Times-bestselling author of The Girl Who Fell Beneath the Sea * A riveting conclusion to Shiori's splendid tale of courage and heart! Elizabeth Lim's masterful storytelling immersed me in a vivid world full of magic and romance, and had me rooting for the star-crossed lovers at every turn * June CL Tan, author of Jade Fire Gold * A dazzling fairy tale full of breathtaking storytelling * Stephanie Garber, New York and Sunday Times bestselling author of Once Upon a Broken Heart on Six Crimson Cranes * An amazing creation! * Tamora Pierce, New York Times bestselling author of Tempests and Slaughter on Spin the Dawn * The perfect blend of whimsy and ferociousness, with twists and turns that will tug at your heartstrings * Chloe Gong, New York Times bestselling author of These Violent Delights on Six Crimson Cranes * This is a gem for all lovers of whimsical fantasy! * Natasha Ngan, New York Times bestselling author of Girls of Paper and Fire on Six Crimson Cranes * Lim is a master storyteller which is apparent with every magical turn of the page * Kerri Maniscalco, New York Times bestselling author of Kingdom of the Wicked on Six Crimson Cranes * This book is magic! * Kristin Cashore, New York Times bestselling author of Graceling on Six Crimson Cranes * Elizabeth Lim takes readers on a captivating and wholly original journey * Melissa Bashardoust, author of Girl, Serpent, Thorn on Six Crimson Cranes * Every bit as gorgeous, romantic and dazzling as its predecessor, The Dragon's Promise is the perfect end to a stunning duology * Sangu Mandanna, author of The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches *

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