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Rati Mehrotra: Markswoman

An ​order of magical-knife wielding female assassins brings both peace and chaos to their post-apocalyptic world in this bewitching blend of science fiction and epic fantasy—the first entry in a debut duology that displays the inventiveness of the works of Sarah Beth Durst and Marie Lu.

Kyra is the youngest Markswoman in the Order of Kali, one of a handful of sisterhoods of highly trained elite warriors. Armed with blades whose metal is imbued with magic and guided by a strict code of conduct, the Orders are sworn to keep the peace and protect the people of Asiana. Kyra has pledged to do so—yet she secretly harbors a fierce desire to avenge her murdered family.

When Tamsyn, the powerful and dangerous Mistress of Mental Arts, assumes control of the Order, Kyra is forced on the run. She is certain that Tamsyn committed murder in a twisted bid for power, but she has no proof.

Kyra escapes through one of the strange Transport Hubs that are the remnants of… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2018

Tagok ajánlása: Hány éves kortól ajánlod?

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HarperCollins, London, 2018
384 oldal · keménytáblás · ISBN: 9780062564542
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HarperCollins, London, 2018
384 oldal · ASIN: B071V5HRTX

Enciklopédia 5

Szereplők népszerűség szerint

Kyra Veer · Rustan · Shirin Mam


Várólistára tette 9

Kívánságlistára tette 11

Kölcsönkérné 1


Népszerű idézetek

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If you kill in anger, you are no better than the ones you execute.

Chapter 4: Mental Arts

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Shirin Mam
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Sleep is a kind of death, just as death is a kind of sleep, however temporary.

Chapter 5: The Shining City

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Shirin Mam
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We must remember who we kill and why. Our blood for theirs.

Chapter 1: First Mark

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The first thing novices learned was detachment. Shirin Mam called it the art of forgetting. Parents, siblings, teachers, friends – none of them mattered once you joined the Order.

Chapter 1: First Mark

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Shirin Mam
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„Where is Shirin Mam?” asked Kyra.
„In the cavern,” replied Nineth, „pretending to read some old book, and waiting for you with all the patience of a fox outside a rabbit hole.”

Chapter 2: The Chosen Ones

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Kyra Veer · Shirin Mam
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„You don't imitate the night, young one. You become the night.”

Chapter 2: The Chosen Ones

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Those guns slaughtered my entire family.

Chapter 2: The Chosen Ones

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Kyra Veer
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Unfortunately, it is always the ignorant and the evil that the dark weapons seek to align themselves with.

Chapter 2: The Chosen Ones

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Shirin Mam
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To be evil is to suffer, and there is joy in releasing others from suffering.

Chapter 2: The Chosen Ones

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: gonoszság · Shirin Mam · szenvedés
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There was no glory in being a Marksman.

Chapter 3: The Judgment of Khur

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Rustan

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