Bound by Blood and Sand

Bound by Blood and Sand

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"A slave living in a dying desert world must decide if she wants to help the kingdom's prince save their world"-- Provided by publisher.
The land is drying up, and no one remembers the magic needed to keep the water flowing. Elan's family rules the fading realm, and he is searching for the hidden magic needed to replenish the Well. Jae finds it, and she who must wield it. But why would a slave-- abused, beaten, raped and treated as less than human-- want to save the system that shackles her? She agrees to help if the realm's slaves are freed. But Elan's father is determined that the class system not change-- and that Jae will remain a slave forever.
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2016]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781101932148
Characteristics: 311 pages ; 22 cm


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Watermelody Nov 19, 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed reading this, especially the element of tension coming from Jae being the only person who can save the world, but not wanting it saved. A very gripping read, with well developed characters and genuine relationships, pleasing my fantasy loving heart. Looking forward to reading the next book!

Nov 10, 2017

Dira Sudis says on her tumbler "People who enjoy my slavefic (or slavefic-type scenarios in general) and also CRYING ABOUT PEOPLE WHO DON’T EXIST (possibly the venn diagram of those two sets is a circle?) and also thinky fantasy about inherited privilege and perpetuating oppression and/or defying it and redemption and love and DID I MENTION THE CRYING…

should definitely go read Bound by Blood and Sand by Becky Allen."


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