By Richelle Mead
The no 1 manhattan instances bestselling writer of the Vampire Academy and Bloodline sequence returns with the second one installment in her acclaimed Age of X sequence.
Gameboard of the Gods brought spiritual investigator Justin March and Mae Koskinen, the attractive supersoldier assigned to guard him. jointly they've been charged with investigating experiences of the supernatural and the go back of the gods, either contained in the Republic of United North the United States and out. With this hugely labeled wisdom comes a stunning revelation: not just are the gods vying for human regulate, however the elect—special people marked by means of the divine—are turning opposed to each other in bloody fashion.
Their venture takes a brand new twist after they are assigned to a diplomatic delegation headed via Lucian Darling, Justin’s outdated buddy and rival, going into Arcadia, the RUNA’s risky neighboring nation. right here, in a society the place ladies are commodities and faith is intertwined with govt, Justin discovers robust forces at paintings, while he struggles to return to phrases along with his personal reluctantly obtained deity.
Meanwhile, Mae—grudgingly posing as Justin’s concubine—has a mystery undertaking of her personal: discovering the illegitimate niece her relations smuggled away years in the past. yet with Justin and Mae resisting the resurgence of the gods in Arcadia, a reporter’s reference to an individual on the subject of Justin again domestic threatens to reveal their mission—and with it the divine forces the govt is decided to maintain mystery.