Cinda Williams Chima
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Cinda Williams Chima

New York Times bestselling author Cinda Williams Chima began writing romance novels in middle school, which were often confiscated by her teachers. Her Heir Chronicles young adult contemporary fantasy series includes The Warrior Heir (2006), The Wizard Heir (2007), The Dragon Heir (2008), The Enchanter Heir (2013) and The Sorcerer Heir (2014) all from Hyperion.
Chima's YA high fantasy Seven Realms series launched with The Demon King (2009), followed by The Exiled Queen (September, 2010) The Gray Wolf Throne (2011) and The Crimson Crown (2012.)
Chima's latest series, The Shattered Realms, (HarperTeen) is set in the Seven Realms world, and features a new generation of characters. It includes Flamecaster and Shadowcaster (April 2017) with two more coming.
Chima's books have received starred reviews in Kirkus and VOYA, among others. They have been named Booksense and Indie Next picks, an International Reading Association Young Adult Choice, to the Kirkus Best YA list, and the VOYA Editors' Choice, Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror, and Perfect Tens lists.
Chima lives in Ohio with her family, and is always working on her next novel.

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    • The Demon King

    • A Seven Realms Novel
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 15 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 991
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 870
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 873

    One day Han, who sports mysterious (and certainly magical) silver cuffs on his wrists, confronts wizards setting fire to a sacred mountain....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sooooooo Good!!!!!

    • By Sharon on 06-15-13

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Flamecaster

    • Shattered Realms
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Kim Mai Guest
    • Length: 13 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 519
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 482
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 480

    Adrian sul'Han, known as Ash, is a trained healer with a powerful gift of magic - and a thirst for revenge....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • an ironic find

    • By avery on 04-08-16

    Regular price: $33.08

    • Deathcaster

    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Kim Mai Guest
    • Length: 21 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Warrior Alyssa ana’Raisa would do anything to protect her home, the Fells, and her legacy, the Gray Wolf line. But as a prisoner of Empress Celestine, Lyss is forced to turn her fearsome talents as an army commander against her beloved homeland....

    Regular price: $49.05

    • The Exiled Queen

    • A Seven Realms Novel
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 17 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 816
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 731
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 736

    New York Times best-selling author Cinda Williams Chima has been crafting riveting novels since her days in middle school.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved it

    • By Lynne Howard on 01-01-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Gray Wolf Throne

    • A Seven Realms Novel, Book 3
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 14 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 754
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 678
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 682

    When commoner Han Alister finds his friend Rebecca on the edge of death, saving her life becomes his number one priority....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Third in the "trilogy" Not the end.

    • By pashopper on 11-16-11

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Stormcaster

    • Shattered Realms, Book 3
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Kim Mai Guest
    • Length: 14 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 240
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 240

    Vagabond seafarer Evan Strangward can move wind, waves, and weather, but his magical abilities can't protect him forever from the brutal Empress Celestine....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Kinda disappointing

    • By Timothy Wayne Michalk on 11-14-18

    Regular price: $34.22

    • The Crimson Crown

    • A Seven Realms Novel, Book 4
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 17 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 814
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 745
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 747

    In this stunning series conclusion, Queen Raisa ana' Marianna is desperately seeking a way to unite her people and keep peace within the Fells....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Favorite Book this Year

    • By Rita on 12-07-12

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Shadowcaster

    • Shattered Realms, Book 2
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Kim Mai Guest
    • Length: 13 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 336
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 313
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 315

    A thrilling story of the unfathomable costs of war, the allure of dark magic, and two principled and conflicted characters drawn together despite everything they stand to lose....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thrilling read!

    • By heliolarkspur on 06-29-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Warrior Heir

    • The Heir Chronicles, Book 1
    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Robert Ramirez
    • Length: 12 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 461
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 373
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 372

    When 16-year-old Jack forgets to take his medicine one morning, he soon learns what the medicine is really for: He's a Warrior Heir....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Better if you read yourself

    • By Sara on 10-28-08

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Enchanter Heir

    • By: Cinda Williams Chima
    • Narrated by: Robert Ramirez
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 187
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 169
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170

    They called it the Thorn Hill Massacre - the brutal attack on a once-thriving Weir community. Though Jonah Kinlock lived through it, he did not emerge unscathed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It sucks you in and makes you want more.

    • By Jennifer on 01-30-14

    Regular price: $31.49

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