Hello Gemmies! I have a new book announcement to share with you today. Jade Gold Fire by June C.L. Tan is a new YA fantasy novel. Pitched as Ember in the Ashes meets Avatar The Last Airbender, this novel features Asian culture in a high fantasy setting.
Synopsis for Jade For Gold from Goodreads:
Told in a dual POV narrative reminiscent of EMBER IN THE ASHES, JADE FIRE GOLD is a YA fantasy is inspired by East Asian mythology and folk tales. Epic in scope but intimate in characterization, fans of classic fantasies by Tamora Pierce and the magical Asiatic setting of AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER will enjoy this cinematic tale of family, revenge, and forgiveness.
In order to save her grandmother from a cult of dangerous priests, a peasant girl cursed with the power to steal souls enters a tenuous alliance with an exiled prince bent on taking back the Dragon Throne. The pair must learn to trust each other but are haunted by their pasts—and the true nature of her dark magic.
Published by Harper Teen, Jade Fire Gold, will release Fall 2021 and is available for pre-order from all major booksellers. Are you looking forward to reading this book? Let me know by leaving a comment below. Happy Reading!