Mira Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780778314554, 426pp.
Publication Date: July 30, 2013
Award-winning author Maria V. Snyder brings readers into a world of molten magic, where storms can be captured within a glass orb and a magician's powers can remain hiddenuntil challenged by enemy forces.
As a glassmaker and a magician-in-training, Opal Cowan understands trial by fire. Someone has sabotaged the Stormdancer clan's glass orbs, killing their most powerful magicians. The Stormdancersparticularly the mysterious and mercurial Kaderequire Opal's unique talents to prevent it from happening again. But when the mission goes awry, Opal must tap into a new kind of magic. Yet the further she delves into the intrigue behind the glass and magic, the more distorted things appear. With lives hanging in the balanceincluding her ownOpal must control her powerspowers that could lead to disaster beyond anything she's ever known.
"Snyder satisfyingly fleshes out her youthful main characters..." Publishers Weekly on STORM GLASS
"Epic in scope, yet rich with minute details of character and setting, the second book in Snyder's Glass series is a delight. " RT Book Reviews on SEA GLASS
"Filled with Snyder's trademark sarcastic humor, fast-paced action and creepy villainy, Touch of Power is a spellbinding romantic adventure that will leave readers salivating for the next book in the series."-USA TODAY
"The descriptions are vivid and draw you into the rugged journey across the mountains. You'll want to follow their voyage into the next book."-RT Book Reviews on Touch of Power
"This is one of those rare books that will keep readers dreaming long after they've read it."-Publishers Weekly, starred review, on Poison Study
"Snyder delivers another excellent adventure."-Publishers Weekly on Fire Study
"A compelling new fantasy series."-SFX magazine on Sea Glass
"As the final book in the series Spy Glass does not disappoint" FantasyBookReview.co.uk