Chosen (Ancients of Light)
In the beginning...there were VampireMan's fall from grace sparked the birth of the Dark creatures from theunderworld. To counter the explicit threat to mankind, divinely-createdimmortals were brought forth. The Witch encompassed seven Castes of power;their magic was most effective against the... show more
In the beginning...there were VampireMan's fall from grace sparked the birth of the Dark creatures from theunderworld. To counter the explicit threat to mankind, divinely-createdimmortals were brought forth. The Witch encompassed seven Castes of power;their magic was most effective against the nefarious agenda pursued by the evilones.She is Chosen Kaitriana's gift of magic is unrivaled. A descendant of the most powerfulAncient in existence, her birth was foretold ages before her time. Destined tolead the Witch faction, she is betrayed by her own kind, destroying herbirthright and all hope of delivering the Realm from the sinister shadow of theAncient Dark. He is the KeyLorcan is a mighty warlord in the Vampire species. His animosity towards themagical immortals is personal - his mother was their Queen. Having long sincesevered all ties with his former kin, his existence remains plagued by therepercussions of her treachery and a secret that threatens to be his downfall. They are the ProphecyAn arcane prophecy from the time of the Ancients proclaims that only two in allof creation can bring peace to the Realm. When Kaitriana miraculously appearsseeking his protection, Lorcan must forsake his duty and disregard the dictatesof his breed to shelter the female. Together they must combat the Ancient Darkand surmount the forces within their own factions that would oppose theProphecy. Their fates have always been entwined and only when joined can they triumphover a blood feudthat has shadowed the Light for millennia.
Publish date: December 17th 2012
Publisher: Scurvy Palace Publishing
Pages no: 307
Edition language: English
Series: Ancients of Light (#1)
Chosen was a great introduction to this series. It eased you into the world of the Realms and introduced you to its history of Light vs Dark very nicely. It is a rich world with a lot going on. Witches and Vampires have been warring for centuries - each chosing a side and fighting til death. Whe...
The review will be on my blog on 11th December.
Amazing story... fun characters, magic, romance and adventure! Loved it lotsa, lotsa!
This was a great fantasy read and a wonderful introduction in the Realm world. I was left wanting to read Forsaken (book 2) to find out what Kaitriana got herself into next. I loved Kaitriana and all of her flaws, most of all the way she was trying to modernise her speech and adapt to the little say...