Blinding Light (BLS Book 1)

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

The year is 2340. Does she know that? No, of course not. Mila Hayes, adopted into a noble family after years of running, is given a chance to win the hand of the prince of Iwera. She takes this opportunity for money and for the benefit of her house, which is dropping fast in rank, causing difficulties with finance. Living in the castle, she experiences traumatic dreams and finds a mysterious cat that visits her at midnight from time to time. As time progresses, Mila discovers a deep, dark secret hidden far beneath about her past, or rather, the present. Will she forgive those who betrayed her? Or will she be blinded by revenge? Author's Note: This story contains mental disturbance, violence, and strong language. This is book 1 in the BLS (Blinding Light Series). Updates every Wednesday!

Genre:
Scifi / Mystery
Author:
Yiona
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
28
Rating:
4.6 57 reviews
Age Rating:
16+

{Slangs}

Dear Readers,

This book initially takes place between the 17th ~ 19th century (exact date unknown). Slangs are part of our everyday lives. We only know so much of history. Slangs are often forgotten, renewed, and renewed each year even.

Without further ado, here’s the dictionary.

Ch. 2:

Merci: Thanks, thank you

Flash the Hash: To vomit

Clavi Cembalo Col Piano E Forte: Harpsichord invented by Bartolomeo Cristofori

Unlicked Cub: A rude, uncouth, and unappreciative young fellow

Nasty Beau: Someone well-dressed but dirty

Pourquoi pas: Why not

Ch. 3:

Viens: Come on

Enchanté: Nice to meet you

Votre Altesse: Your Highness

Church Bell: Talkative woman (can be used as an insult)

Poked Up: Embarrassed

Ch. 5:

Silvous plait: Please

Ch. 6:

Arriage Music: Screaming babies

Pudding-Headed Fellow: A total idiot

Ch. 7:

Diddle: Gin

Giggle Mug: A habitually smiling face

D’accord: Okay

Ch. 8:

Chuckaboo: A nickname given to a close friend

Gentleman of Three Outs: Without money, without wit, and without manners: some add another out, without credit

Non: No

Ch. 9:

Mad as Hops: Excitable

Skilamalink: Secret, shady, doubtful

Kickerapoo: Dead

Gut Foundered: Starving hungry

Ch. 11:

Bonsoir: Good evening

Mumbling Cove: A shabby person or an unpleasant, deceitful landlord

Gal-Sneaker: A man devoted to seduction

Fussock: A lazy fat woman

Bricky: Brave or fearless

Ch. 13:

Foozler: A bungler, or one who does things clumsily

Some Pumpkin: A big deal

Roiderbanks: Someone who lives beyond their means, or seems to spendextravagantly

Wake Snakes: Get into mischief

Ch. 14:

Camp Candlestick: A bottle

Tell AThumper: Construct a clever lie

Ch. 15:

Avast Yo: Stop you! Pay attention

Dungbie: Rear end of the ship

Shark Bait: If you’re made to walk the plank, chances are you’ll be shark bait. Also, a dying sailor whose body will soon be thrown into the sea

Clap of Thunder: A strong alcoholic drink

Landlubber: A person who is uncomfortable, or not incredibly skilled, at sea (considered as an insult)

Ch. 18:

Shoddyocracy: People who get rich selling shoddy merchandise or services.

Ch. 20:

Meater: Coward

Ch. 31:

Va au Diable: Go to hell

Salud: You bastard

Ch. 33:

Je suis désolé: I’m sorry

Ch. 34:

Lâches: Cowards

Bâtards: Bastards

Ch. 39:

Ne me remercie pas: Don’t thank me

Ch. 44:

Au Revoir: Goodbye

Retrouve en Enfer: See you in hell

·☆·✫·✬·★·✯·★·✬·✫·☆·

WARNING: This book contains graphic violence, mental disturbance, strong language, and mature events. Enjoy, and may you dive into the unknown and find your new oxygen.

☆·Yiona·☆

Continue Reading Next Chapter
Further Recommendations

tinafoulagi: It was full of drama and suspense with enough tension for the goods guys to finally overcome the bad. Loved this story!

Sue Watts: Thank you for this great book loved it and all its people feel very sorry for Ariel falling for both men but who can blame her Lol

SANDY: Another home run book!! In awe at the talent of the author.

Brandy: Absolutely love it. Wish there was more

Nicki Fearless: I enjoy reading this book and recommend it.The plot the middle and ending was on point Can't wait to read book 2 👍🏽👍🏽

Sandra Mensah: This is truly captivating and heartfelt. I am truly looking forward to more books. Thank you for sharing author

Relic6_3: Grabs you right from the first chapter and moves right along.Only very minor grammatical errors that do not detract from the story.

Susan Lea: Incredible actually! You are a gifted author and so glad I have found your works.

Silvia Elena: I love the story, I really like the characters, especially Aaron. I would rather the author put a more believable spin on how Tash discovers the secret her family was keeping from her. Her family sends her away for a trip in which they know that she will meet other packs, as they would not imagin...

More Recommendations

Keshini: Good book, no stalling and awesome story line. Love the suspense and romance

Carolyn Russell: A very heartwarming story about love and trust.

Jessica Lee: Very good! I couldn’t wait to read more!

Deleted User: A few weeks can do the magic to bring seven years of dead soul alive... Love this novel... A must read

Khush: Lovely book. Can't wait to read the next part.

Jules27: Great story and plot, brilliant smut, couple of spelling mistakes literally just the word liar (spelt lair, probably from tying too fast 😂) wasn’t worth marking down for it, overall a great story and a definite must read, I would of loved an epilogue to see the future between these two, unless yo...

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.