The Thinara King

The Thinara King

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by Rebecca Lochlann
     
 

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"The Thinara King" was named a finalist in the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Awards.

Book Two, "The Child of the Erinyes" series.

Goddess Athene's white-hot rage incinerates Callisti and inflames the seas. Crete is left in ruins.

Chrysaleon of Mycenae inherits the crown of an annihilated world.

As death looms closer, he stumbles… See more details below

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"The Thinara King" was named a finalist in the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Awards.

Book Two, "The Child of the Erinyes" series.

Goddess Athene's white-hot rage incinerates Callisti and inflames the seas. Crete is left in ruins.

Chrysaleon of Mycenae inherits the crown of an annihilated world.

As death looms closer, he stumbles upon an ancient prophecy foretelling the rise of the Thinara King. This ruler will possess unimaginable power and upend sacred traditions. Commandeering the title could save his life. But it could also destroy everything he has fought to achieve, and create an easy path for the brother he hates to step in and steal it all.

Will love transform him, or will he betray Aridela and defy the obligation of the labyrinth?

The epic Bronze Age tale continues as Athene tests her champions beyond endurance, beyond rescue, beyond salvation.

Editorial Reviews

Booksquawk Reviews - Melissa Conway
These are dark days for Aridela--sometimes graphically so; what she endures is not euphemistically portrayed--but deep inside she clings to the hope that she can withstand the abuse and prevail in order to appease Athene and restore freedom to her remaining people. Chrysaleon, too, endures much. On the verge of death, he has visions of an out-of-body journey to the heavenly land of the gods that enlightens him to his new status as The Thinara King...
Amazon - V.R. Christensen
In the aftermath of a calamitous natural disaster, Aridela must find a way to rebuild. But the world is in chaos, and so is her heart. Torn between her physical attraction to one man and her almost spiritual connection to another, her loyalty yet remains to her country, under siege by the goddess Athena and by enemy nations that will conquer and subjugate her people if they can. Following her journey, I wept with her, I felt her sorrow, her desire, her desperation.
Goodreads - Linda Orvis
Aridela, the main character, grows by leaps in this book, but I ended up wanting to yell at her to beware of who she aligned herself with. The prose is beautiful and graphic, historically informative, image-filled and poetic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014501132
Publisher:
Erinyes Press
Publication date:
04/30/2012
Series:
The Child of the Erinyes , #2
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
851,911
File size:
1 MB

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