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- The Green Bone Saga, Book 1
- By: Fonda Lee
- Narrated by: Andrew Kishino
- Length: 19 hrs and 7 mins
Award-winning author Fonda Lee explodes onto the adult fantasy scene with Jade City, an epic saga reminiscent of The Godfather with magic and kung fu, set in an Asia-inspired fantasy metropolis. Jade is the lifeblood of the island of Kekon. It has been mined, traded, stolen, and killed for - and for centuries, honorable Green Bone warriors like the Kaul family have used it to enhance their magical abilities and defend the island from foreign invasion. Now, the war is over and a new generation of Kauls vies for control of Kekon's bustling capital city.
Beautifully realized world, vivid characters; makes you think
- By Ken Schneyer on 03-24-18
This was a thrilling looks at a magical Asian world. can't wait to listen to the next book in this saga.