• “A deeply felt and richly imagined tale that explores issues of faith, destiny and the fallibility of human nature.” —Jacqueline Carey, author of the Kushiel series

  • “Compelling . . . thought-provoking . . . Strauss succeeds by wrapping her theology lesson in strong characterization and fine storytelling.” —The Cincinnati Enquirer

  • “Shines with intelligence . . . This is one of those novels that envelops readers, the kind of book that makes it a pleasure to linger in its imagined world.” —Science Fiction Weekly

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