Kindred Greyreach keeps The Errant afloat. She sings the language of the hearthfire and builds complicated structures of bone to prevent the ship from sinking below the prairie grasses
An enchanted tale of intrigue where a duke's daughter is the only survivor of a magical curse.
The old gods may be great, but they are neither kind nor merciful. They are fickle, unsteady as moonlight on water, or shadows in a storm. If you insist on calling them, take heed: be careful what you ask for, be willing to pay the price. And no matter how desperate or dire, never pray to the gods that answer after dark.
In an empire controlled by bone shard magic, Lin, the former heir to the emperor, will fight to reclaim her magic and her place on the throne.
" 'Give me your hat.'
They are not the sort of words that you expect to start a legend, but they were the first words he ever heard her say. She said them to him, of course."
Black Leopard, Red Wolf is the African epic fantasy book I have been waiting years to read.