The Goblin EmperorBook - 2014
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LPL_LeahN Apr 13, 2019
Maia is the half goblin outcast of his royal family, until a mysterious airship crash kills his father, the king, and three half brothers, leaving him as the sole surviving heir to the throne. When he arrives at court to take over a kingdom, he has no allies, unknown enemies, and a murder mystery... Read More »
LPL_KateG Sep 18, 2018
Kirkus starred review: "Eighteen-year-old half-goblin Maia, the despised youngest son of the Emperor, lives in wretched circumstances, exiled from the Imperial Court and overseen by his brutal cousin, Setheris. But then a courier arrives with the news that his father and elder brothers have ... Read More »
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“Nothing can make death easier,” Cala said, “but silence can make it harder.”
“She would not be what she is if she had ever had something given her that was a burden equal to her strength.”
“It was the first time in his life Maia had been surrounded by people who were like him instead of only snow-white elves with their pale eyes, and he missed several names in the effort not to faint or hyperventilate or burst into tears.”
We consider it cruel,' Maia said. 'And we do not think that cruelty is ever just.' ”
“ 'In our inmost and secret heart, which you ask us to bare to you, we wish to banish them as we were banished, to a cold and lonely house, in the charge of a man who hated us. And we wish them trapped there as we were trapped.'
'You consider that unjust, Serenity?'
'We consider it cruel,' Maia said. 'And we do not think that cruelty is ever just.' ”
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