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The Never Tilting World

by Rin Chupeco

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The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco
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A world split between day and night. Two sisters who must unite it. The author of The Bone Witch kicks off an epic YA fantasy duology perfect for fans of Furyborn.

Generations of twin goddesses have long ruled Aeon—until one sister's betrayal split their world in two. A Great Abyss now divides two realms: one cloaked in eternal night, the other scorched beneath an ever-burning sun.

While one sister rules the frozen fortress of Aranth, her twin rules the sand-locked Golden City—each with a daughter by their side. Now those young goddesses must set out on separate, equally dangerous journeys in hopes of healing their broken world. No matter the sacrifice it demands.

Told from four interweaving perspectives, this sweeping duology packs elemental magic, star-crossed romance, and incredible landscapes into a spectacular fantasy adventure that's equal parts Frozen and Mad Max: Fury Road.

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"Give this to fans of Holly Black's The Cruel Prince (2018) and Tomi Adeyemi's Children of Blood and Bone (2018); they will devour this story that is part epic adventure, part political thriller and eagerly await its sequel...Magical and exhilarating." - Kirkus Reviews

"Multiple plot twists and a breathlessly cinematic tone will attract fantasy and romance fans alike." - Booklist

"Although complex worldbuilding occasionally eclipses character and plot, the tale's scope and creativity astound. Gay and straight romances add additional intrigue, while four intertwining first-person narratives confer immediacy and depth." - Publishers Weekly

"An engaging adventure that will leave readers anxious for the next book in this duology. A great choice for fantasy shelves." - Megan Huenemann, School Library Journal

"Dark and richly drawn, The Never Tilting World is a lavish fantasy about sisterhood, sacrifice, and finding strength in a treacherous world. Chupeco's writing is lushly descriptive, transporting me to the brink of the abyss; while reading it, I could swear the world stood still." - Heidi Heilig, author of For a Muse of Fire

"Complex, brutal, romantic, and terrifying. With a phenomenal cast of characters who stick to your bones and vivid worldbuilding that shows up in your dreams, this is a book that demands to be experienced." - Dahlia Adler, author of Under the Lights and editor of His Hideous Heart

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Rin Chupeco

Rin Chupeco has written obscure manuals for complicated computer programs, talked people out of their money at event shows, and done many other terrible things. She now writes about ghosts and fantastic worlds but is still sometimes mistaken for a revenant. She is the author of The Girl from the Well, its sequel, The Suffering, and the Bone Witch trilogy.

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