In her rich, evocative series, Natasha Ngan takes readers on a fantastical journey through a historical fantasy version of Asia. With its powerful themes of female agency, survival, and the intersectionality of racism and sexism, Ngan forges a heated and engaging romance set against a backdrop of revolution
Brutal, engaging, visceral yet tender, Girls of Storm and Shadow is a must read.
Full of appealing new characters, wild twists and heartbreaking sacrifices, it's a novel that's difficult to put down once you start it.
An ode to survival. To resilience and solidarity, to trauma and nightmares, to hope and finding light . . . will inspire you and wrench your heart with an iron grip
Lush and evocative . . . a powerful narrative about what exactly the victims of sexual abuse endure.
A powerful and exhilarating read
A solid fantasy pick with a strong LGBTQ pairing