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The Nightingale

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Summary

Amelia Nacht traverses talent, love and destiny in this dystopian fantasy retelling of the classic Nightingale.

Genre:
Fantasy / Romance
Author:
Jade
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
1
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
16+

A History Lesson

A century ago, Tentallis was flat. The land was barren and uncultivated. Hunger was nothing new to the people as many starved. The ruling family, the Vocali, leisurely laid in their castles as those below scrounged for their leftovers. Till this day, no one knows how the Vocali came to be with their supernatural gift to control people with a simple word. The only thing known for certain was that they were a group of people beyond any reasonable strengths and held mystical powers. They ruled through fear. They wanted to dominate those they saw as weak, any one other than them. They and their army would lay waste to everything.

However, Contessa Ergo, the leader of the opposition, began to focus on furthering scientific research on them. Due to her focus on the wellbeing of the common people, she was named Chancellor of what would become the greatest republic this world has ever known. Ergo made a breakthrough in her studies, and prepared a treaty to be made, where she would announce her findings. That night she was poisoned at the very dinner she planned. The peace meeting was never for peace at all.

With a swift election Jadine Coarser, a coworker in Ergo’s study was the new Chancellor. Avenging his late colleague, the new but strong Chancellor Coarser swiftly dethroned the Vocali in a bloody war for our freedom and independence. The entire Vocali people were struck with holy retribution and their bloodline put to an end.

Every last one was wiped from our nation and safety for the people was secured

-History of Our State; The Fall of the Tyrannical Vocali

pg. 126

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JessBlue: Great story with lots of action, suspense and adventure around the storyline. This author has given us another great story about a girl and her bullying guys that are her mates but she does not know it just yet as well she does not know what she really is until….. well you must read this book if ...

Cinara: Me gusto mucho Y más el final. Estuvo muy gracioso y lindo el final.

Tania: Siempre había leído tus cortos pero lo haces increíble en los relatos largos. 100/100

amalia3026: Its a fun quick read

Hidalmary: Me encanta la historia he leído la mayoría de las novelas de la autora, la recomiendo ampliamente

juicedabox: The story line is so good! If a little rushed. Would love to see it expanded and fleshed out.

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tfhemmer5: Another home run on this one as well. Damn keep up with your best self. WONDERFUL just like you're other books. Everyone needs to read this trilogy of books. Nothing but the best.

sonia: I am absolutely loving this series quick and to the point no reading unnecessary info a 100times before getting to the good stuff well written !!

Dana: Super tolle Geschichte, auch super geschrieben. Nur das Ende war Kacke. Hoffe das es noch einen 2. Teil gibt bzw. folgt

aduerr46: Spannende Story. Bitte mehr updates

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