They were the Cheysuli, a race of magical warriors gifted with the ability to assume animal shape at will. For centuries they had been allies to the King of Homana, treasured champions of the realm. Until a king's daughter ran away with a Cheysuli liege man and caused a war of annihilation against the Chaysuli race. Twenty-five years later the Chesyuli were hunted exiles in their own land, feared for their sorcery, their shapeshifting.
This is the story of Alix, the daughter of that ill-fated union between Homanan princess and Cheysuli warrior, and her struggle to master the call of magic in her blood, and accept her place in an ancient prophecy she cannot deny,
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - helver - LibraryThing
Alix is a young lady just finding the joys of puppy love, when she and her crush as abducted by the Cheysuli - and outlawed and hunted race who are believed to be able to become animals. While under ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - humouress - LibraryThing
This is one of my all-time favourite series, and re-reading this first book after a long time, I still find it magical. It is about Alix, who suddenly finds herself joining an outlawed race who are ... Read full review