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Brace yourselves, Tamora Pierce fans, because the legendary fantasy author is back with a brand new adventure about the beloved world of Tortall. Tempests and Slaughter , the first installment of The Numair Chronicles, a new YA series that reveals the origins of the realm's most powerful mage, isn't out Feb. It is there that he meets the two people — Varice, a talented and beautiful young girl, and Ozorne, the bitter "leftover prince" — who will change the course of not only his destiny, but the destiny of Tortall. As he struggles to make friends, fend of enemies, and stay out of trouble, Arram only just begins to understand the unlimited power of his remarkable Gift. The perfect book for die-hard Pierce fans and newcomers alike, Tempests and Slaughter is a fun fantasy adventure that will leave readers wondering one thing: when does the next installment come out? Can't wait to get your hands on Tempests and Slaughter? For more information about Tamora Pierce's new series, visit Underlined for book news and updates, and enjoy the exclusive excerpt, below:.
Title: Tempests and Slaughter. The youngest student in his class at the Imperial University of Carthak, he has a Gift with unlimited potential for greatness—and for attracting danger. Together, these three friends forge a bond that will one day shape kingdoms. Arram is a child prodigy in mage school. This story slots in early in the Tamora Pierce lexicon of stories, bringing us the history of a prevalent character in later series.
Last month two fantasy masters returned to beloved worlds: The legendary Tamora Pierce added a new chapter to her universe of novels set in and around the country of Tortall with Tempests and Slaughter , kicking off the new Numair Chronicles series, and Rachel Hartman Seraphina and Shadow Scale introduced fantasy standalone Tess of the Road , centered on the lost, headstrong younger half-sister of her half-dragon heroine Seraphina. Recently Hartman quizzed Pierce on her world, her characters, and the hardest thing about writing a prequel. Add to Bag.
Look Inside. Feb 06, Minutes Young Adult Buy. Feb 06, Minutes Young Adult. The youngest student in his class at the Imperial University of Carthak, he has a Gift with unlimited potential for greatness—and for attracting trouble. Together, these three friends forge a bond that will one day shape kingdoms.
Tempests and Slaughter  , originally titled The Gift of Power for a time, is the first installment of the Numair Chronicles trilogy written by Tamora Pierce. The book takes place around twenty years before Wild Magic , the first book of The Immortals quartet. It also follows his interactions with his later sworn enemy, Ozorne Tasikhe. This book will begin with Numair's first years at the Carthaki University when he was still friends with Emperor Ozorne. At that time Numair was still known under his original name of Arram Draper.