The Hanged Man (The Tarot Sequence)

by K. D. Edwards

Paperback, 2019



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Pyr (2019), 384 pages


Fantasy. Fiction. Literature. LGBTQIA+ (Fiction.) HTML:The last member of a murdered House tries to protect his ward from forced marriage to a monster while uncovering clues to his own tortured past. The Tarot Sequence imagines a modern-day Atlantis off the coast of Massachusetts, governed by powerful Courts based on the traditional Tarot deck. Rune Saint John, last child of the fallen Sun Throne, is backed into a fight of high court magic and political appetites in a desperate bid to protect his ward, Max, from a forced marital alliance with the Hanged Man. Rune's resistance will take him to the island's dankest corners, including a red light district made of moored ghost ships; the residence of Lady Death; and the floor of the ruling Convocation, where a gathering of Arcana will change Rune's life forever.… (more)

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LibraryThing member rivkat
Rune Sun is back, trying to protect his ward from the attentions of the Hanged Man, an Atlantean power who controls death, which is a pretty terrible magic. Rune is also juggling his relationship with his human Companion and his boyfriend Addam. There’s a lot of found family and palace
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intrigue/magical protocol, and I love it.
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LibraryThing member Tip44
Yes! As good as the first and even a bit better!
LibraryThing member KittyCunningham
I just love this family. Individually and as a group. I'm ready for the third book, Mr. Edwards.


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384 p.; 5.5 inches


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