By Maria V. Snyder
Award-winning writer Maria V. Snyder brings readers right into a global of molten magic, the place storms could be captured inside of a pitcher orb and a magician's powers can stay hidden…until challenged by way of enemy forces.
As a glassmaker and a magician-in-training, Opal Cowan knows trial by way of hearth. a person has sabotaged the Stormdancer clan's glass orbs, killing their strongest magicians. The Stormdancers—particularly the mysterious and mercurial Kade—require Opal's detailed abilities to avoid it from taking place back. but if the undertaking is going awry, Opal needs to faucet right into a new form of magic. but the extra she delves into the intrigue at the back of the glass and magic, the extra distorted issues seem. With lives striking within the balance—including her own—Opal needs to keep an eye on her powers…powers which can result in catastrophe past whatever she's ever known.