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King's Property

(The first book in the Queen of the Orcs series)
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Born into hardship, Dar learns to rely on herself alone. When her family betrays her, Dar is conscripted into King Kregant's army and its brutal campaign to conquer a neighboring country. Now she is bound as a slave to a dreaded regiment of orcs, creatures legendary for their savagery and battle prowess.
Rather than cower, Dar rises to the challenge. She learns the unique culture and language of the orcs, survives treachery from both allies and enemies, and struggles to understand a mystical gift that brings her dark, prophetic visions. As the war escalates - amid nightmarish combat and shattering loss - Dar must seize a single chance at freedom.

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"Original and vivid. I was captivated." - Nancy Kress

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Used availability for Morgan Howell's King's Property

Paperback Editions

July 2007 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: King's Property (Queen of the Orcs #1)
Author(s): Morgan Howell
ISBN: 0-345-49650-7 / 978-0-345-49650-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Del Rey
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Kindle Editions

July 2007 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Queen of the Orcs: King's Property
Author(s): Morgan Howell
Publisher: Del Rey
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU