All heroes are mortal in the end . . .
‘Tell me how you want your story to go’, he says, ‘and we’ll write it straight across the sand’
Dustwalk is an unforgiving, dead-end town.
It’s not the place to be poor or orphaned or female.
And yet Amani Al’Hiza must call it ‘home’.
Amani wants to escape and see the world she’s heard about in campfire stories.
Then an foreigner with no name turns up, and with him she has the chance to run.
But the desert plains are full of dangerous magic.
The Sultan’s army is on the rise and Amani is soon caught at the heart of a fearless rebellion . . .
An epic story of swirling desert sands, love, magic and revolution.
‘Winning.’ New York Times
‘Hugely entertaining, lushly painted Western with a rich seam of Arabic culture, djinni magic, breathless romance and show-stopping action sequences.’ Bookseller
‘Hamilton barely lets the reader pause for breathe and the best news is there is more to come.’ Metro
‘Vivid, romantic and wildly entertaining.’ Rae Carson, author of THE GIRL OF FIRE AND THORNS.
‘Irresistible…Romantic, thrilling.’ Kirkus
‘Hamilton’s strong and exciting novel is full of compelling twists and turns, and the ending will leave readers highly anticipating the final volume.’ Booklist