The Bone Shard War - The Drowning Empire (Paperback)
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The Bone Shard War - The Drowning Empire (Paperback)

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Published: 19/10/2023
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Waterstones Says

Stewart’s epic fantasy trilogy The Drowning Empire reaches its mesmerising conclusion as Emperor Lin strives to find the seven mythical swords of legend to save the fate of Phoenix.

Magic. Revolution. Identity.

The Bone Shard War is the unmissable ending to the Drowning Empire series which began with The Bone Shard Daughter - one of the biggest fantasy debuts of recent years - and continued with The Bone Shard Emperor.

Now this sweeping tale of magic, revolution and mystery, where a young woman's sense of identity will make or break an empire, finally comes to an epic conclusion.

Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN: 9780356515014
Number of pages: 640
Weight: 420 g
Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 46 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

The twisting turns of political negotiations, the desperation of each character to do what's right, and the carefully written world building come together to power this compelling and suspenseful fantasy . . . Stewart's elegant planning and unspooling revelations will keep readers hooked from the first page and fans will be impatient for the next and final volume in the trilogy - Booklist

Stewart's heart-pounding second Drowning Empire epic fantasy expertly picks up the pace from The Bone Shard Daughter . . . Stewart keeps the energy up across the many engrossing plotlines, with immersive battles aplenty to keep readers on the edges of their seats. This page-turning instalment is sure to please series fans - Publishers Weekly

A wild ride full of action, betrayal, and heart-in-your-throat plot twists. Nothing happens as expected, and it's fantastic - Grimdark Magazine

Exciting and emotional, well-paced and gripping, and the ending is everything I never knewI needed. It destroyed me and then put all the fragmented pieces of my heart backtogether - One Book More

The Bone Shard Daughter is one of the best fantasy novels I've read in a long time. With stunningly intricate world-building that leaps off the page and characters who are so vibrant that you wish they were real, it grabs you by the heart and the throat from the first pages and doesn't let go until long after it's over. This book is truly special - Sarah J. Maas

As the narrative gains pace and change sweeps the islands, Stewart skilfully orchestrates her diverse cast towards a satisfyingly gripping climax - Guardian

The Bone Shard Daughter is epic fantasy at its most human and heartfelt, concerned with the real lives caught in the gears of empire and rebellion. Inventive, adventurous, and wonderfully written - Alix E. Harrow

A complex and dark tapestry of a fantasy woven through with brilliant world-building, deep intrigue, and incredible heart - Megan E. O'Keefe

The Bone Shard Daughter begins with a spark of intrigue that ignites into a thrilling adventure you cannot miss - with a unique (and painful!) magic system to boot - Hafsah Faizal, NYT bestselling author of We Hunt the Flame

Action-packed, must-read epic fantasy . . . One of the best debut fantasy novels of the year - Buzzfeed News

A rich and rewarding novel, original and thought-provoking, and I didn't want it to end - Fantasy Book Review

There's a bold, ambitious imagination at work here - and this is a world you'll want to linger in - M. R. Carey

The Bone Shard Daughter seized my attention and wouldn't let go. It's a thoroughly fantastic read and I eagerly await the sequel - Kevin Hearne

A grand, ingenious and sweeping tale of power, magic and heart, The Bone Shard Daughter is groundbreaking epic fantasy for a new age' - Tasha Suri

An unforgettable tale of magic and intrigue, and the start of a fascinating trilogy - Gareth Hanrahan

Richly told, emotional, [and] action-laced - Library Journal (starred review)

I couldn't put Andrea Stewart's BONE SHARD DAUGHTER down. A kaleidoscopic cast, a fascinating world, captivating magic and enthralling politics -- I'm already looking forward to the next book! Meantime, I can't stop thinking about this one. A fantastic adventure - Fran Wilde

Stewart has drawn a fascinating world with characters who have deep foundations, and who will quickly capture readers' hearts . . . Stewart's debut is sharp and compelling. It will hook readers in and make them fiercely anticipate the rest of the series - Booklist

This brilliant fantasy debut has announced Andrea Stewart as quite possibly the best newcomer of the year - Novel Notions

There is a fantastic cast of characters, a compelling plot, a unique magic system and a vividly written world. I cannot wait to see what is going to happen next... This will definitely be on my favourite books of 2020 list and will probably be my favourite fantasy debut of the year - Fantasy Faction

THE BONE SHARD DAUGHTER is full of atmospheric delights: a spooky palace full of locked doors and awful secrets! Wonderful characters struggling with hard choices! Intriguing worldbuilding! An endearing yet mysterious animal companion! Profoundly creepy bone shard magic! This is a fantastic read well worth your time. I can't wait for the sequel! - Melissa Caruso

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Mark Redman

“Bone Shard War”

The Bone Shard War is the third book in the Drowning Empire trilogy. This book picks up two years after the events of The Bone Shard Emperor. Different factions war for power, all for different reasons and Stewart... More

Hardback edition
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Rachael

“Great ending”

This is a great ending to the trilogy - action packed and emotional, and all with wonderful writing that demands your annotate your copy. The characters all have great arcs in this instalment, and although some things... More

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Blue Book Balloon

“A fine end to this trilogy”

The Bone Shard War gives us the endgame to the struggle between Lin, last of the Sukai dynasty and Empress of the Phoenix Empire, and her various enemies - the Shardless Few rebels, the resurgent Alanga magicians, and... More

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