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Empire of sand

Tasha Suri

Empire of sand

by Tasha Suri

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Outcasts,
  • Illegitimacy,
  • Magic,
  • Nomads,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A nobleman"s daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri"s captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy. The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood. Mehr is the illegitimate daughter of an imperial governor and an exiled Amrithi mother she can barely remember, but whose face and magic she has inherited. When Mehr"s power comes to the attention of the Emperor"s most feared mystics, she must use every ounce of will, subtlety, and power she possesses to resist their cruel agenda. Should she fail, the gods themselves may awaken seeking vengeance... Empire of Sand is a lush, dazzling fantasy novel perfect for readers of City of Brass and The Wrath & the Dawn.

    Edition Notes

    StatementTasha Suri
    SeriesBooks of Ambha
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6119.U75 E47 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination485 pages
    Number of Pages485
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26978047M
    ISBN 100316449717
    ISBN 109780316449717
    LC Control Number2018027281
    OCLC/WorldCa1028166120

    Empire of Sand is a documentary history of Spanish attempts to convert, control, and ultimately annihilate the Seris. These papers of religious, military, and government officials attest to the Seris’ resilience in the face of numerous Spanish attempts to conquer them and remove them from their lands.   The first chapter of THE SANDCASTLE EMPIRE begins with Eden Anderson escaping from a forced labor camp. After crossing a beach filled with landmines, she boards a sailboat with three other young women and sets off for Sanctuary, the fabled island that supposedly offers safety from the Wolfpack, a powerful group that controls the earth's 4/5.

      Booklist on Sins of Empire "In Sins of Empire, Brian McClellan returns to the world of his Powder Mage trilogy for a novel that is equal parts military adventure and spy tale, and succeeds wildly on both counts."— Barnes and Noble Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog "This book is just plain awesome. I found myself enjoying every moment of : Orbit. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri’s captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy. The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood. Mehr is the illegitimate daughter of an imperial governor and an exiled Amrithi mother she can barely remember, but.

    Empire of Sand - Ebook written by Tasha Suri. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Empire of Sand/5(11). Handpicked recommendations to other books that have a similar writing style or theme to Empire of Sand.


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EMPIRE OF SAND is the kind of book that you have to reread certain parts, or read more slowly, just so you can savor the words, story, and development. At least, that's what I did. Inspired by the Mughal era of India, EMPIRE OF SAND features a resilient heroine who struggles to survive in an empire where her people, the Amrithi, are despised/5().

Tasha Suri’s debut novel Empire of Sand is a book influenced by the Murghal Empire without being a book about the Mughal Empire. It stands in its own universe of myth and lore. The world that she creates is very well realized, both epic in it’s scope yet is a personal journey/5().

Empire of Sand (The Books of Ambha Book 1) - Kindle edition by Suri, Tasha. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Empire of Sand (The Books of Ambha Book 1)/5().

A woman confronts the evil at the source of a powerful empire in this fantasy debut that draws from the history and culture of India's Mughal Empire. Mehr is the illegitimate daughter of the governor of Irinah in the Ambhan Empire and an Amrithi woman, a member of a feared and despised race of nomads descended from : Tasha Suri.

Empires of Sand is an exciting, plot driven adventure story based on true events. It starts with a bang - a boar hunt in the Bois de Boulogne in Paris. Two cousins, Moussa and Paul, are playing in the very same forest,of course in close proximity to the furious, wounded boar.4/5.

Tasha Suri's novel, Empire of Sand, features a heroine named after an influential Mughal woman. Mehr-un-Nissa (whose name means "Sun Among Women") was born onin the province of Kandahar, Afghanistan, on the western edge of the Mughal Empire. " Empire of Sand is astounding.

The desert setting captured my imagination, the magic bound me up, and the epic story set my heart free."— Fran Wilde "I was hooked from the moment I began Tasha Suri's gorgeous debut novel, Empire of : Orbit. In her debut novel, EMPIRE OF SAND, London-based author Tasha Suri crafts a dazzling epic that is sure to enthrall fantasy and non-fantasy readers alike.

Set in a world inspired by Mughal India, the book presents an engaging, relatable heroine who struggles to survive in a world seemingly designed to destroy her.

Empire of Sand (Book): Suri, Tasha: A nobleman's daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri's captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy.

The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their. Tasha Suri’s debut novel Empire of Sand is a book influenced by the Murghal Empire without being a book about the Mughal Empire.

It stands in its own universe of myth and lore. The world that she creates is very well realized, both epic /5(). Empire of Sand: The Books of Ambha, Book 1 Tasha Suri. Orbit, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Realm of Ash. Empire of Sand, with its colonial narrative showing an abused, subjugated minority exploited and despised by those in power, is especially meaningful because it is a tale that speaks to the conversations of our own time and place.

Beautifully written, this thought-provoking heartfelt love story is the perfect book for fantasy/fantasy romance fans. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods.

Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri's captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their : Tasha Suri. From British debut author Tasha Suri, Empire of Sand is a lush and beautiful tale set in a magical world inspired by medieval India.

'Draws you into an intricately realised world of blood and secrets. An arresting and magical history told through the eyes of an indomitable heroine. I cannot ask for more' Jeannette Ng/5(K).

APPLE BOOKS REVIEW. Despite its young, orphaned heroine—who has magic in her blood—Empire of Sand is no Harry Potter novel. Set during India’s 16th-century Mughal Empire—the period when Genghis Khan’s descendants conquered the country—this densely detailed epic fantasy threads gods and spells into a rich historical fabric/5(64).

A nobleman's daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri's captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy.

The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood.

Empire of Sand is a gripping tale of survival I'll be recommending for a long time " - S. Chakraborty, author of The City of Brass "A darkly intricate, devastating, and utterly original story about the ways we are bound by those we love.". Empire of Sand is an astonishingly accomplished debut, set in a richly realised world.

It’s a novel about power and about colonialism. It’s a. Empire of the Sand is a wonderful book. It is so beautifully written with fantastic world building elements woven together with great characters. The magic system is mysterious, which matches the world perfectly/5().

Empire of Sand: How Britain Made the Middle East View larger image created the modern Middle East. The possessions of the former Ottoman Empire were carved up with scant regard for the wishes of those who lived there.

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Praise For Empire of Sand (The Books of Ambha) "A stunning and enthralling debut, Empire of Sand thoroughly swept me away. With wonderfully lyrical prose, Suri deftly balances fantastic world-building with a nuanced exploration of family.

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