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Serpentine

(2015)
(The first book in the Kingdom of Xia 2 series)
A novel by

 
 
Inspired by the rich history of Chinese mythology, this sweeping fantasy is set in the ancient Kingdom of Xia and tells the coming of age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness. As she turns 16, Skybright notices troubling changes. By day, she is a companion and handmaid to the youngest daughter of a very wealthy family. But nighttime brings with it a darkness that not even daybreak can quell. When her plight can no longer be denied, Skybright learns that despite a dark destiny, she must struggle to retain her sense of self - even as she falls in love for the first time.

Genre: Urban Fantasy

Praise for this book

"Serpentine is unique and surprising, with a beautifully-drawn fantasy world that sucked me right in! I love Skybright’s transformative power, and how she learns to take charge of it." - Kristin Cashore


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Used availability for Cindy Pon's Serpentine

Hardback Editions

September 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: Serpentine
Author(s): Cindy Pon
ISBN: 1-942664-78-8 / 978-1-942664-78-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Month9Books, LLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

March 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Serpentine
Author(s): Cindy Pon
ISBN: 1-942664-33-8 / 978-1-942664-33-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Month9Books, Llc
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

April 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Serpentine (Kingdom of Xia)
Author(s): Cindy Pon
ISBN: 1-5113-9284-3 / 978-1-5113-9284-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


December 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Serpentine
Author(s): Cindy Pon
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Serpentine
Author(s): Cindy Pon
Publisher: Month9Books, LLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA