The Shamer's Daughter
“I gobbled it up!”—Tamora Pierce Dina has unwillingly inherited her mother’s gift: the ability to elicit shamed confessions simply by looking into someone’s eyes. To Dina, however, these powers are not a gift but a curse. Surrounded by fear and hostility, she longs for simple friendship.
But when her mother is called to Dunark Castle to uncover the truth about a bloody triple murder, Dina must come to terms with her power—or let her mother fall prey to the vicious and revolting dragons of Dunark.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SunnySD - LibraryThing
Very few people can meet a Shamer's eyes, fewer still want to make the attempt. Shamers have a special power that allows them to look into someone's eyes and see the truth, reflecting all the guilt ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dancingwaves - LibraryThing
Imagine being able to see someone's inner shame just by looking at them. This book introduces Dina and her mother, the Shamer. Their ability to do this sets up the story and their main enemy. A quick read that brings intriguing ideas to the reader. Read full review