Launch date: Nov. 6, 2018
What it is about: Set within the Asian-inspired fantasy world of Ikhara, eight ladies are chosen to develop into the Demon King’s concubines yearly, which is taken into account to be an honor. This 12 months, Lei is forcibly taken from her village to function the King’s ninth. Oppressed and alone, Lei can consider nothing however escape. She desires to return to her household, however she does not look forward to finding consolation in one other woman, Wren, who she slowly begins to fall for. Nonetheless, Wren reveals a deep secret and Lei should make a selection: struggle or flight. With a lush setting and wealthy world, Ngan creates a narrative full of feminine empowerment, f/f romance, and sophisticated characters.
You can even buy the sequel, Ladies of Storm and Shadow.
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