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Samantha Shannon

Biography

Samantha Shannon

Samantha Shannon is the New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author of the Bone Season series. Her work has been translated into 26 languages. THE PRIORY OF THE ORANGE TREE is her fourth novel and her first outside of the Bone Season series. She lives in London.

Samantha Shannon

Books by Samantha Shannon

by Samantha Shannon - Fantasy, Fiction

The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction --- but assassins are getting closer to her door. Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she is loyal to a hidden society of mages. Ead keeps a watchful eye on Sabran, secretly protecting her with forbidden magic. Across the dark sea, Tané has trained all her life to be a dragonrider, but is forced to make a choice that could see her life unravel. Meanwhile, the divided East and West refuse to parley, and forces of chaos are rising from their sleep.

by Samantha Shannon - Dystopian, Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy

Paige Mahoney is now the face of a rebellion, having broken out of the clairvoyant prison camp. She’s also the most wanted person in Scion-controlled London at the moment, with her photo repeatedly plastered on screens across the city. The underworld might be able to protect her from Scion, but she isn’t content to hide. She wants to expose the Rephaim, the immortal inhabitants of the Netherworld, for what they are. It seems that Paige isn’t ready to give back her acquired title of rebellion leader just yet.

by Samantha Shannon - Dystopian, Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy

In the year 2059, several major world cities are under the control of a security force called Scion. Paige Mahoney works in the criminal underworld of Scion London, scouting for information by breaking into others’ minds. Paige is a dreamwalker, a rare kind of clairvoyant, and in this world, the voyants commit treason simply by breathing. But when Paige is captured and arrested, she encounters a power more sinister than even Scion.