Servant of the Underworld (Obsidian and Blood #1) (Paperback)
Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc., 9781625672049, 338pp.
Publication Date: October 6, 2016
List Price: 15.99*
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The first book in the critically acclaimed Obsidian and Blood trilogy: Year One-Knife, Tenochtitlan the capital of the Aztecs. Human sacrifice and the magic of the living blood are the only things keeping the sun in the sky and the earth fertile. A Priestess disappears from an empty room drenched in blood. It should be a usual investigation for Acatl, High Priest of the Dead--except that his estranged brother is involved, and the the more he digs, the deeper he is drawn into the political and magical intrigues of noblemen, soldiers, and priests-and of the gods themselves...
About the Author
Aliette de Bodard is a writer and computer specialist whose short fiction has already brought her a John W Campbell Award nomination, for best newcomer. Aliette is French, of Vietnamese extraction, but she writes exclusively in English. The author lives in Paris, France.