Synopses & Reviews
Ai Ling can see into other people's minds and reach into their spirits. But she doesn't know why this power has awakened inside her. She only knows that it is growing. It leads her on an epic journey—one that brings her to the edge of the deepest evil.
Chen Yong has a quest of his own, but then his path crosses Ai Ling's. And there's a connection so strong that neither can ignore it.
Now they must face terrifying demons determined to kill them, and battle through treacherous lands. It is their destiny. But can destiny keep them together?
“A sweeping saga . . . Pons writing, both fluid and exhilarating, shines whether shes describing a dinner delicacy or what it feels like to stab an evil spirit in the gut.” Booklist (starred review)
“Brilliantly conceived . . . strong characters and lyrical writing make this story compelling for young adults.” Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (Starred Review)
“Beautifully written, lush, exotic, and romantic, with a gutsy heroine who defies convention to fulfill her destinySilver Phoenix has it all!” Alyson Noel, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“I couldnt put it down. Your heart will be racing, and youll be aching for more. An addictive gem.” Meg Cabot, New York Times bestselling author
About the Author
Cindy Pon was born in Taipei, Taiwan, and her family immigrated to California in 1980, settling in the suburbs of Los Angeles. She began writing stories before she was officially declared English proficient. She received her bachelor's from the University of California, San Diego, and also earned a master's from New York University. The author is a student of Chinese brush painting, and her love for the art is reflected in her storytelling. Cindy Pon lives with her husband and two small children in San Diego, California.