In a land ruled and shaped by violent magical storms, power lies with those who control them.
Aurora Pavan comes from one of the oldest Stormling families in existence. Long ago, the ungifted pledged fealty and service to her family in exchange for safe haven, and a kingdom was carved out from the wildlands and sustained by magic capable of repelling the world’s deadliest foes. As the sole heir of Pavan, Aurora’s been groomed to be the perfect queen. She’s intelligent and brave and honorable. But she’s yet to show any trace of the magic she’ll need to protect her people.
To keep her secret and save her crown, Aurora’s mother arranges for her to marry a dark and brooding Stormling prince from another kingdom. At first, the prince seems like the perfect solution to all her problems. He’ll guarantee her spot as the next queen and be the champion her people need to remain safe. But the more secrets Aurora uncovers about him, the more a future with him frightens her. When she dons a disguise and sneaks out of the palace one night to spy on him, she stumbles upon a black market dealing in the very thing she lacks—storm magic. And the people selling it? They’re not Stormlings. They’re storm hunters.
Legend says that her ancestors first gained their magic by facing a storm and stealing part of its essence. And when a handsome young storm hunter reveals he was born without magic, but possesses it now, Aurora realizes there’s a third option for her future besides ruin or marriage.
She might not have magic now, but she can steal it if she’s brave enough.
Challenge a tempest. Survive it. And you become its master.
Aurora is a a very shelter princess, living in the care of her castle life without the knowledge of the outside world. Coming from a long powerful magic bloodline, she never once gotten her powers in. Now her mom must marry her off in hoping to protect her daughter. Not liking the man she gonna marry she runs off and discover the outside world for herself with a little help. Can Aurora find the strength to rule her kingdom and the power she needs to rule? Mostly this book is finding out who really are. Watch as Aurora grows and becoming an warrior to lead her kingdom without having to get marry. Have fallen in love with the story and the places it took me. With high fantasy reads you get to see lots of magic things happening. Mostly action packed and finding yourself. So journey with Aurora and watch her become the princess she meant to be. Happy Reading!