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The Bone Season and The Mime Order were both international New York Times bestsellers. To date, B... Read More

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The Bone Season and The Mime Order were both international New York Times bestsellers. To date, Bloomsbury has sold over 450,000 copies of Samantha Shannon's books globallyAfter a heated auction, film rights to The Bone Season were optioned by The Imaginarium Studios, a British film company led by Andy Serkis (The Lord of the Rings) and Jonathan Cavendish (producer of Bridget Jones's Diary). 20th Century Fox have subsequently teamed with Chernin Entertainment to acquire The Bone SeasonSamantha is an extremely marketable young author, who will continue to publicise the series at high profile media events and signings across the UKSamantha Shannon is the New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author of The Bone Season series. Her work has been translated into twenty-six languages. She lives in London. samanthashannon.co.uk / @say_shannonA rebel who becomes a queen The hotly anticipated third book in the bestselling Bone Season series - a ground-breaking, dystopian fantasy of extraordinary imagination Following a bloody battle against foes on every side, Paige Mahoney has risen to the dangerous position of Underqueen, ruling over London's criminal population. But, having turned her back on Jaxon Hall and with vengeful enemies still at large, the task of stabilising the fractured underworld has never seemed so challenging. Little does Paige know that her reign may be cut short by the introduction of Senshield, a deadly technology that spells doom for the clairvoyant community and the world as they know it.A rebel who becomes a queen The hotly anticipated third book in the bestselling Bone Season series - a ground-breaking, dystopian fantasy of extraordinary imaginationAn ebullient, gloriously complicated fantasy ... The characters feel grippingly real. Shannon unravels her tangled tale in galloping prose *****Like treasures unearthed by mudlarks, Samantha Shannon's alternative world is studded with fabulous language ...With a sharp eye on the politics of identity, Shannon transports us into a world where the oppressed are pitted against one another in the struggle for survival ... Explosive Easily the most politically engaged of any of the contemporary dystopian fantasies . Ever since HG Wells' The War Of The Worlds there has been a slight aversion to looking at the global consequences of such dystopias and Shannon seems to be taking that wider view . There is so much intrigue and escapade, character development and imagination here . We have four books to go. I am more than willing to waitA whopper of a denouement . Shannon's brilliance is that she is not afraid of change, both for her characters and her setting . The 25-year-old remains a name to watchThe third book sees feisty heroine Paige Mahoney take on the dangerous role of Underqueen, ruling over London's criminal populationMy recent shore-side reads have included Samantha Shannon's The Song RisingPRAISE FOR THE MIME ORDER: "A riveting page-turner . She creates a convincing world defined by its own invented logicIt goes hell-for-leather, all poltergeists and grisly murders and pitched battles in the catacombs of CamdenThrusting readers back into the world of Paige and a more detailed journey through future London. The novels are hugely imaginative ... Part Hunger Games dystopia, part urban fantasyA triumphant blend of Orwellian dystopia and China Miéville nonconformity ... Shannon's ability to take classic tropes, such as forbidden love and dystopian societies, and give them a well-knuckled twist is to be admired ... Set to become a trailblazer for young talentShannon has continued to build on this imagined world with intricacy, and Paige's voice comes through to deliver a suspenseful story

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Title: TheSong Rising
Author: Samantha Shannon
SKU: BK0413364
EAN: 9781408879726

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Samantha Shannon is the New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author of The Bone Season series. Her work has been translated into twenty-six languages. Her fourth novel, The Priory of the Orange Tree, was her first outside of The Bone Season series and was a New York Times bestseller. She lives in London. samanthashannon.co.uk / @say_shannon

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