*I won a free copy of this e-book in a LibraryThing Member Giveaway*
a great fantasy sci-fi read of which the writing of the author are greatly crafted with passion and intelligence.
story is somewhat common(well, for me, teenagers saving the world,
though in this one its another world), but still the author manages to
make the story interesting and compelling.
The plot and situations
are super intense that you would turn pages by pages of the book (or in
my case an ebook). the characters are well-developed, intertwined and
with outstanding-characteristics.Ceri Clark wonderful tells us the story
of young adults and then takes us to a breathtaking new world which
would capture our sympathy and passion..
in the circle the Deoc glared malevolently at Aras. Its body was made
entirely of fire but as Aras watched, the flames rescinded. Skin formed
over the creature's body. First its arms and legs, then its face before
it was covered completely in skin. Over this, a robe formed until a man
stood before him with red and gold-flecked eyes.
'What do you want?'
'I need you to kill a boy.'
'Why would I do that?' The creature smiled, confident in its power.
'You have no choice.'
powerful Elementi Empire spanned over a thousand years, its kings and
queens loved and revered by their people and their elemental powers
feared by their enemies. One fateful night almost a century ago, the
Empire was destroyed by treachery and Magi illusion. All five heirs were
thought to be lost... until now.
On present day Earth, Jake has
an ordinary life, school, bullies, parties... until he stumbles on an
ancient crystal and discovers his adoption and a royal past.
Jake touches the pendant, the Magi Emperor in Eleria is alerted that not
all the Elementi were killed all those years ago. The Emperor summons
an evil fire demon and sends him across the dimensional barrier to hunt
and kill the last of the Elementi.
Can Jake learn to control his growing elemental powers and reunite the other lost children in time?