The Ruins of Ambrai, Volume 1

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DAW Books, 1995 - Fiction - 836 pages
17 Reviews
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  - Calcitrix - Goodreads

This book was three times longer than it needed to be. Normally I wouldn't complain at an author's choice to be detailed or even long-winded, but my god I didn't need to read about every council ... Read full review

Review: The Ruins of Ambrai (Exiles #1)

User Review  - Morgan Dwyer - Goodreads

Need to read this again, another teenage favourite that kept me glued to the story and wanting more after it was over. This series was one of the first that I ever shed tears while reading. A beautiful, riveting, magical adventure. 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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