The Ruins of Ambrai, Volume 1

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DAW Books, 1995 - Fiction - 848 pages
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The isolated world of Lenfell seemed the perfect refuge for the Mageborn--a people persecuted for their magic powers. But the greater the magic, the greater the peril--and Lenfell was soon devastated by a war between rival Mage factions. Now, long after the war, three Mageborn sisters will find themselves on opposing sides in this world-shattering conflict.

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Review: The Ruins of Ambrai (Exiles #1)

User Review  - Autumn Dolan - Goodreads

I read this in high school, but it was one of my favorites. Set in a matriarchal universe where magic has become suspicious, this book has political machinations, family feuds, questing, and strong ... Read full review

Review: The Ruins of Ambrai (Exiles #1)

User Review  - Jenna - Goodreads

I've always been a fan of Melanie Rawn's Sunrunner series, and when I started Exiles, I think I liked it even more. I was unthrilled when she wasn't going to finish the series, as were many of her ... Read full review

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Science fiction and fantasy novelist Melanie Rawn was born in 1954. She received a B.A. in history from Scripps College. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a teacher and an editor. She is the author of the Dragon Prince trilogy, the Dragon Star trilogy, the Exiles trilogy and other novels and short stories.

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