Books of the Ancestor

6 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 14,941 ratings

Red Sister Publisher's summary

It's not until you're broken that you find your sharpest edge.

A brilliant new series from the best-selling author of Prince of Thorns.

'I was born for killing - the gods made me to ruin.'

At the Convent of Sweet Mercy, young girls are raised to be killers. In a few the old bloods show, gifting talents rarely seen since the tribes beached their ships on Abeth. Sweet Mercy hones its novices' skills to deadly effect: it takes 10 years to educate a Red Sister in the ways of blade and fist.

But even the mistresses of sword and shadow don't truly understand what they have purchased when Nona Grey is brought to their halls as a bloodstained child of eight, falsely accused of murder - guilty of worse.

©2017 Mark Lawrence (P)2017 HarperCollins Publisher Limited
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Product List
  • Book 1

    • Book of the Ancestor, Book 1
    • By: Mark Lawrence
    • Narrated by: Helen Duff
    • Length: 19 hrs and 36 mins
    • Release date: 04-06-17
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 419 ratings

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  • Book 2

    • Book of the Ancestor, Book 2
    • By: Mark Lawrence
    • Narrated by: Helen Duff
    • Length: 16 hrs and 2 mins
    • Release date: 04-19-18
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 318 ratings

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  • Book 3

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    • Book of the Ancestor, Book 3
    • By: Mark Lawrence
    • Narrated by: Helen Duff
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Release date: 04-25-19
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 271 ratings

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