Inda, Volume 1

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Penguin, Aug 7, 2007 - Fiction - 624 pages
230 Reviews
Indevan Algara-Vayir was born the second son of a powerful prince, destined to stay at home and defend his family's castle. But when war threatens, Inda is sent to the Royal Academy where he learns the art of war and finds that danger and intrigue don't only come from outside the kingdom.

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I ended up loving this book. Typically I dislike fantasy epics (especially long series, of which I've read too many) that get spend a lot of time on heavy political intrigue, but Smith really knows ... Read full review

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Chapter Two Chapter Three
Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve Chapter Thirteen
Chapter Sixteen
Chapter Five
Chapter Seven
Chapter Nine
Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven
Chapter Fourteen
Chapter Sixteen
Chapter Eighteen
Chapter Nineteen Chapter Twenty

Chapter Eighteen
Chapter Twenty
Chapter Twentytwo Chapter Twentythree
Chapter Twentysix
Chapter Twentynine
Chapter Three
Chapter Twentythree
Chapter Twentyfive
Chapter Twentyseven
Chapter Twentyeight
Chapter Thirty
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Sherwood Smith started making books out of paper towels at age six. In between stories, she studied and traveled in Europe, got a Masters degree in history, and now lives in Southern California with her spouse, two kids, and two dogs. She’s worked in jobs ranging from counter work in a smoky harbor bar to the film industry. Writing books is what she loves best. She’s the author of the high fantasy History of Sartorias-deles series as well as the modern-day fantasy adventures of Kim Murray in Coronets and Steel. Learn more at

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