Curse of Iron, the first in the Half-Blood Huntress Chronicles by author team D.D. Miers and Graceley Knox.
Morgan Silk is a hybrid, the daughter of the Fae Storm King and a witch. Her mothers family wants her dead. Morgan wakes up with a dead body in her bed, realizing that it is the Alpha of the local shifter pack.
While trying to figure out who framed her she learns that the Alphas best friend and right hand, Grayson Xenos is tailing her. He is a jaguar shifter and proved so different then she thought. The enemy that is after Morgan has a nasty streak for her and is out to take all that she has, but mainly her life. Can she and Grayson figure out who not only killed his Alpha, but also who is trying to kill Morgan.
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Book two by new author Sophia Shade in the Curse of Fire series leaves the reader wanting more. Imogen is returning back to Callador in the land of the Fae, but more issues are plaguing her. While she has been gone for the three months in the world of the humans, she has had a feeling that something is wrong back at school. Her mom keeps pressuring her into no returning, but Imogen knows that it is where she belongs. She has a small fight with her mom, but also learns something important that her father had once told her mother. Fae don’t have visions, even though Imogen keeps having them since she walked through the door back to her mom. The fae that do have them are called Dark Blessed and they have been killed by the other fae.
So Imogen has a secret that she has to keep to herself hiding everything from her friends. On her first day back in her elemental class, Imogen realizes that not everyone plays fair and that some people are trying to get her. But not only that, members of the council are at Callador to investigate what had happened with Myra the year before. They think that someone else is behind it.
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Book One of Fae Academy: A Curse of Fire by Sophia Shade is the first by this new author. Imogen and her mother have been on the run for the majority of her life. She never stays anyplace more than 2 or 3 months. But once Imogen has turned 18, those that have been chasing them seem to have caught up. Imogen finally learns why they have been on the run. Her father was a Fae and hooked up with her mom and when halflings reach the age of 18 are expected to attend Callador a Fae only university. Callador teaches each of the four elements and the seelie and unseelie youth how to control their powers and understand the Fae world they are apart of. Imogen is forced in the world not knowing anything that is going on and goes to Callador only knowing for a few hours before she arrived. One her first day she meets Ella and Dannika, a half fae and a full fae. Imogen learns that she is a fire fae and begins her training to master how to use the skills practically. On her first day Imogen meets Caleb an unseelie fire prince and Erick a third year full-blooded fire fae. Imogen starts to notice issues occuring at school with students getting sick and others getting attacked. She starts to build a relationship with not only Caleb but she starts to grow interested in Erick when they do nothing but fight. Can Imogen fit in at Callador and learn to master her fire skills and find out why so many students are sick?
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