By Sharon Shinn
National bestselling writer Sharon Shinn offers a passionate, heart-wrenching tale of secrets and techniques and the lengths to which we’ll visit defend these we love...
For her complete existence, Melanie Landon has hidden the truth that her part sister, Ann, is a shape-shifter, made up our minds to guard her from a global that easily wouldn’t comprehend. whilst a guy indicates up asking approximately Ann—who has been lacking for months—Melanie fears the worst, and with stable cause. Freelance author Brody Westerbrook is familiar with concerning the life of shape-shifters and intends to incorporate Ann within the e-book he’s writing.
While Melanie is straight away interested in the stranger, she understands larger than to belief him, and she or he denies his declare. but if Ann eventually reappears, having a look skinny and ill, Melanie realizes publicity is the least in their concerns. conserving her sister has continuously been a massive a part of Melanie’s existence, yet as Ann’s healthiness swiftly deteriorates, Melanie needs to come to grips with the truth that saving her may perhaps suggest letting go…
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Letting go. From bad to worse. Chapter 4 - Flint tells a tale. Sturm recalls a legend. Chapter 5 - Raistlin’s decree. Tika’s ultimatum. Caramon chooses. Chapter 6 - Sneaking off. Eyes in the sky. Laundry day. Chapter 7 - Dray-yan’s plan. Grag’s Opinion of it. Chapter 8 - A dwarf’s knowledge. A wizard’s mystery. Chapter 9 - Pheragas who? Wake me if you see a ghost. Chapter 10 - A memory of the past. Hope for the future. Mumblety-peg. Chapter 11 - A Question of faith. End of the tunnel. The man-eating Stalig Mite.
Raistlin was a young man in his early twenties, yet he felt sometimes as if he had lived a hundred years and that each of those years had taken its toll on him. The shattering of his health had happened in a matter of moments during the dread Test in the Tower of High Sorcery. He’d gone into that test a young man, physically weak, perhaps, but relatively healthy. He’d emerged an old one—his health irretrievably impaired—not even the gods could heal him; his brownish red hair gone white, his skin turned glistening gold; his vision cursed.
Tasslehoff plucked the feather from his topknot and held it out in the palm of his hand. He held it carefully, as if it were a precious jewel, and regarded it with awe. Raistlin regarded the feather with disdain. “It’s a chicken feather,” he stated. He rose to his feet, gathered his long red robes around his wasted body, and returned to his straw pallet spread out on the dirt floor. “Ah, I thought so,” said Tasslehoff, softly. “Close the door on your way out,” Raistlin ordered. Lying down on the pallet, he wrapped himself in his blanket and closed his eyes.