‘Utterly original. Amanda Foody has a wicked imagination. If you enjoy your fantasy on the darker side, then you will love Gomorrah!’
Stephanie Garber, Sunday Times bestselling author of Caraval.
‘Wow! A dark and dangerous tale, a world like no other and heroism of the weirdest kind!’
New York Times bestselling author Tamora Pierce.
‘Foody's stunning debut is full of velvety language, intricate worldbuilding, and a story that treads the fine line of horror and fantasy. This is the kind of read that makes your spine shiver, and your heart beat faster.’
Roshani Chokshi, New York Times bestselling author of The Star-Touched Queen
‘‘House of the Rising Sun' meets Six of Crows in Ace of Shades. Thieves, rogues, and shady characters have always fascinated me, and so I enjoyed my dive into the morally ambiguous world of New Reynes.’
New York Times bestselling author Cinda Williams Chima
‘Ace of Shades has it all – incredible worldbuilding, cinematic set-pieces, heart-pounding pacing, and unpredictable, deliciously messy characters. Foody's impressive and ambitious vision for the City of Sin will linger in my senses for a long time. An utter delight.’
Claire Legrand, author of Winterspell
The gripping first novel in a new series full of magic, danger and thrilling scandal when one girl enters the City of Sin