The Gates of Sleep: Elemental Masters #2

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Penguin, Mar 4, 2003 - Fiction - 448 pages
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Marina is the cherished daughter of the wealthy Saverson family, practitioners of Elemental Magic. But all is not well in this elegant, aristocratic household. Evil portents have warned her father that Marina will be killed before her eighteenth birthday—by the hand of her own aunt. And no one is sure id the family magic is powerful enough to overturn the prophesy.

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Loved the story! It was slow but quick to catch my attention after the first chapter. I love how she puts details and emotions of the characters. I felt like I was seeing the story like a movie. I highly recommend

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Mercedes Lackey is a full-time writer and has published numerous novels and works of short fiction, including the best-selling Heralds Of Valdemar series. She is also a professional lyricist and a licensed wild bird rehabilitator. She lives in Oklahoma with her husband, artist Larry Dixon, and their flock of parrots. She can be found at

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