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A day of fallen night / Samantha Shannon.


Intricate and epic, Samantha Shannon sweeps readers into the lives of four women, showing us a course of events that shaped it for generations to come.Tunuva Melim is a sister of the Priory. For fifty years, she has trained to slay wyrms - but none have appeared since the Nameless One, and the younger generation is starting to question the Priory's purpose.To the north, in the Queendom of Inys, Sabran the Ambitious has married the new King of Hróth, narrowly saving both realms from ruin. Their daughter, Glorian, trails in their shadow - exactly where she wants to be.The dragons of the East have slept for centuries. Dumai has spent her life in a Seiikinese mountain temple, trying to wake the gods from their long slumber. Now someone from her mother's past is coming to upend her fate. When the Dreadmount erupts, bringing with it an age of terror and violence, these women must find the strength to protect humankind from a devastating threat.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781635577921
  • ISBN: 1635577926
  • Physical Description: xi, 868 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
The standalone prequel to the New York Times bestselling The Priory of the Orange Tree.
Formatted Contents Note:
The twilight year (CE 509) -- As the gods slept (CE 510) -- Age of fire (CE 511) -- The long-haired star (CE 512).
Subject: Magic > Fiction.
Queens > Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Fiction.
Dragons > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

Available copies

  • 10 of 22 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Crawford County.


  • 3 current holds with 22 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crawford County Library-Bourbon F SHA (Text) 33431000710275 New Fiction Available -

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