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In "Kushiel's Chosen," the second book in the Phedre trilogy, Phedre continues her transformation from a courtesan-spy to a powerful noblewoman and a legend, as the action moves out of Terre d'Ange and new countries.
In "Kushiel's Chosen," the second book in the Phedre trilogy, Phedre continues her transformation from a courtesan-spy to a powerful noblewoman and a legend, as the action moves out of Terre d'Ange and new countries and city-states are introduced, most importantly La Serenissima, the series' version of Venice. Meanwhile, Phedre's former patron Melisandre is up to no good, and Phedre is dispatched by the queen to sort things out. Many, many adventures later, the two former lovers finally confront each other
Beneath them stood the throne, a modest wooden affair, and in it sat the Doge. Rumor had not lied; Cesare Stregazza had the shaking-sickness.
Beneath them stood the throne, a modest wooden affair, and in it sat the Doge. Rumor had not lied; Cesare Stregazza had the shaking-sickness y trembled with the palsy. The ancient dome of his skull looked vulnerable beneath the peaked crimson cap he wore, silk earflaps covering thinning wisps of white hair; terrible and strange to see. The hair of D'Angeline men does not diminish with age, as I have noted with other peoples.
Kushiel's Chosen (Phedre's Trilogy is a Fantasy novel by Jacqueline Carey. Mighty Kushiel, of rod and weal Late of the brazen portals With blood-tipp'd dart a wound unhealed Pricks the eyen of chosen mortals. The land of Terre d'Ange is a place of unsurpassed beauty and grace. The inhabiting race rose from the seed of angels and men, and they live by one simple rule: Love as thou wilt. Phèdre nó Delaunay was sold into indentured servitude as a child. Her bond was purchased by a nobleman, the first to recognize that she is one pricked by Kushiel's Dart, chosen to forever experience pain and pleasure as one.
Kushiel's Legacy is a series of fantasy novels by Jacqueline Carey, comprising the Phèdre Trilogy and the Imriel Trilogy (called the "Treason's Heir" trilogy in the United Kingdom). Since the series features a fictional version of medieval Western Europe, it can be considered historical fantasy or alternate history. Kushiel's Legacy consists of the following novels (with release dates). Phèdre Trilogy series follows the story of Phèdre nó Delaunay.
Following hard on the heels of Kushiel's Dart, Jacqueline Carey's spectacular debut novel, comes Kushiel's Chosen, a glittering and riveting historical fantasy. It is said that the angels found the land and saw it was good, and the ensuing race that rose from the seed of angels and men live by one simple rule: Love as thou wilt. Phèdre nó Delaunay is a young woman who was born with a scarlet mote in her left eye and sold into indentured servitude as a child.
Kushiel's Chosen is elegant, intricate, sensual, and captivating. Once you pick it up you won't want to put it down. Jacqueline Carey has a flair for creating Machiavellian plots. From the first page I shivered with anticipation, with delight, with awe that a new author could best her breathtaking debut novel. Ms. Carey's alternate Renaissance period is perfection. Books by Jacqueline Carey.