Waiting on Wednesday – Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri
Waiting on Wednesday is a meme that was hosted by Breaking the Spine to let us share our excitement for books coming out soon. It has gone the way of the wind and is no longer hosted there. But Wishful Endings is now hosting Can’t Wait Wednesday so we can keep the momentum going and link up there.
The premise of this sounds interesting. Normally people are at the mercy of the gods, but this one seems to reverse that. Being able to manipulate gods? This sounds so good!
Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri
Published by Orbit on November 13, 2018
A nobleman’s daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Tasha Suri’s captivating debut is perfect for readers of City of Brass and The Wrath & the Dawn.
The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood. Mehr is the illegitimate daughter of an imperial governor and an exiled Amrithi mother she can barely remember, but whose face and magic she has inherited. Unbeknownst to her, she can manipulate the dreams of the gods to alter the face of the world.
When Mehr’s power comes to the attention of the Emperor’s most feared mystics, she is coerced into their service, as they are determined to harness her magic for the glory of the Empire. She must use every ounce of will, subtlety, and power she possesses to resist the mystics’ cruel agenda — and should she fail, the gods themselves may awaken seeking vengeance…
6 thoughts on “Waiting on Wednesday – Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri”
I’m curious about this as well, I’ve already added it to my list:-)
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I think I saw this one somewhere. Curious about it
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Oh I’ve been seeing this one around! It looks really interesting, so let’s hope it lives up to my expectations!
Ooo… what a cool premise! I do like the sound of this one – I hope you love this one:)
This one sounds like it has a lot of promise. Really looking forward to checking it out.
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Huh. That premise *does* sound intriguing. I may have to add this one to my tbr.
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