From the internationally bestselling author of The Bone Season, a trailblazing, epic high fantasy about a world on the brink of war with dragons - and the women who must lead the fight to save it.
Samantha Shannon studied English Language and Literature at St. Anne's College, Oxford. The Bone Season, the first in a seven-book series, was a New York Times bestseller and the inaugural Today Book Club selection. The Mime Order followed in 2015 and The Song Rising in 2017. Her work has been translated into twenty-six languages. The Priory of the Orange Tree is her fourth novel. She lives in London. @say_shannon www.theboneseason.com
There is no doubt that Samantha is the real thing ... A
born storyteller * Observer *
Shannon's brilliance is that she is not afraid of change, both for her characters and her setting ... A name to watch * Independent *
Samantha Shannon has a hugely inventive talent and an imagination with seven league boots * Susan Hill, author of The Woman in Black *