BEHIND THE MASK OF DUTY AND POWER, NO ONE IS WHO THEY SEEM…
Centuries after the Forgotten Wars ravaged the world and turned it to ash, the Houses of Pilar, Darakai, Boreal, and Bastiion forged an accord with the royal line of Thoarne, founding a Quadren of advisory to the throne of Orynthia. Every generation, a single haidren from each of the four Houses is appointed to this coveted chair.
Upon her Ascension to adulthood, Luscia Tiergan takes her seat at court as al’haidren to the House of Boreal and is quickly drawn into a maze of political traps and dark secrets. As she adjusts to her new life, Luscia uncovers a pattern of forgotten children, slain in the streets of Bastiion.
Raised on superstitious rumors about Boreal’s penchant for sorcery, Zaethan Kasim, al’haidren to the House of Darakai, inevitably clashes with Luscia when she arrives in Bastiion. But when his position is threatened by an old rival, Zaethan is forced to set aside his hatred and form an uneasy alliance with the Boreali al’haidren to secure his claim.
Following a disturbing stream of innocent bloodshed across Orynthia, Luscia and Zaethan discover their ideals are far more aligned than they might have imagined. But in a land of war and deceit, the path to peace should never be trusted.
House of Bastiion is a phenomenal book written by the talented author, K.L. Kolarich, and wow what a sensational story! House of Bastiion is a book I was keen to read ever since discovering it because I always love to find fantasy stories to read so when I discovered House of Bastiion I thought ‘is this finally the perfect book?!’. Now that I have finished House of Bastiion, I can happily write that yes it is book lovers. House of Bastiion is an exceptionally well-written and well-developed story and that is why I already have to recommend you lovely readers have a read! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
House of Bastiion is a sensational novel that will introduce the reader to the world of Orynthia, a place with a strict political system between four houses that rose from the ashes of war. The reader will be introduced to Luscia Tiergan, an al’haidren who has recently been appointed to her seat at court, and soon her life begins to unravel when she gets caught up in a deadly mystery. The reader will follow Tiergan as she tries to solve the mystery before it is too late and what follows is a shocking and unforgettable tale that shouldn’t be missed!
House of Bastiion is a thrilling novel thanks to the enthralling and action-packed moments as well as the unpredictable nature of the book that will have the readers turning the pages with haste from beginning to end. I love books that involve a journey because usually in these stories the character develops and that is most certainly the case with House of Bastiion!
K.L. Kolarich is an incredibly talented and excellent author who clearly knows how to write unique but engaging stories. It was evident to me from the start that Kolarich is a passionate writer who surely loves entertaining readers with her literature and putting a smile on readers’ faces. I loved this about the author, but what I loved the most about Kolarich’s writing is her remarkable descriptions because they genuinely amazed me. Fantasy novels, in general, are challenging to write because you have to transport the reader quickly and effortlessly, but sadly this is rarely accomplished in a fantasy story but not with House of Bastiion. House of Bastiion is the way it is because Kolarich knows what she is doing!
To conclude my thoughts, House of Bastiion is a marvelous, stellar and supreme fantasy tale that will entertain, delight as well as charm readers! And so I, of course, have to award this book five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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