The Fire Opal

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Luna, Jul 1, 2007 - Fiction - 320 pages
18 Reviews
Deep in the sun-drenched desert, priestess Ginger-Sun carries the power of shape mages. And whispers abound: Is she descended from the beloved Sunset Goddess, or are her nighttime rituals filled with wickedness? Ginger herself is uncertain, until a stranger is left for dead at her feet.

Thence her magic begins to burn.

Fate makes Ginger the stranger's wife and therefore a target for those who would murder this man to crown another—and force her magic into twisted ferocity. For unless Ginger masters her dark powers, violence will rein in Taka Mal—and in her soul.

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Review: The Fire Opal (Lost Continent #4)

User Review  - Kerry - Goodreads

The Fire Opal - Catherine Asaro (7/10) Romantic fantasy; book 4 in the Lost Continent series. I personally think Asaro writes science fiction much better than fantasy and this book reinforces that ... Read full review

Review: The Fire Opal (Lost Continent #4)

User Review  - Jaime Gramberg - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the heck out of this book! I wasn't sure when I started reading it as it took a while to get used to some of the words and the world this book took place in, but after a couple of ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Catherine Asaro, science fiction and fantasy author, grew up near Berkeley, California. She earned a PhD in chemical physics and an MA in physics, both from Harvard, and a BS with highest honors in chemistry from UCLA. The Quantum Rosewon the 2001 Nebula Award for Best Novel, and The Spacetime Pool won the 2008 Nebula Award for Best Novella.

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