Book Two in this gripping fantasy series by Adrian Tchaikovsky, author of the Shadows of the Apt series.
Adrian Tchaikovsky was born in Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, before heading off to Reading to study psychology and zoology. For reasons unclear even to himself, he subsequently ended up in law. He has worked as a legal executive in both Reading and Leeds, where he now lives. Married, he is a keen live role-player and occasional amateur actor. He has also trained in stagefighting, and keeps no exotic or dangerous pets of any kind - possibly excepting his son. He's the author of the critically acclaimed Shadows of the Apt series, Children of Time and Guns of the Dawn.
A classically brilliant fantasy writer, a pusher of boundaries, a
great storyteller -- Paul Cornell
It's addictively brilliant! The protagonist is vivid and sympathetic - and I love both the story and the world Adrian has created. It's meticulously thought out and utterly believable -- John Gwynne on The Tiger and the Wolf
Equally deft in the realms of science fiction and fantasy adventure, Adrian Tchaikovsky knows how to take you to a place, no matter the setting . . . Maniye Many Tracks is a fascinating character; layered, strong, torn, constantly developing and hugely empathetic -- SciFiNow on The Tiger and the Wolf
Tchaikovsky has woven a richly textured world, brimming with difference and complexity * SFReader on The Tiger and the Wolf *
A ripping fantasy yarn and a well-paced world, created and revealed with care * The Book Bag on The Tiger and the Wolf *
A beautifully fierce fantasy about our need to belong and the importance of our choices, this is a coming of age tale with bite * GeekSyndicate on The Tiger and the Wolf *