The Daughter of Odren (Kindle Single) (2014, HMH Books for Young Readers) 4 stars

The Daughter of Odren is a short story of betrayal and revenge set in the …

Like one of Earthsea's folk tales

4 stars

...only told by people who were there when it happened. Betrayal and revenge drive the plot, but underneath it all are themes of kindness, power, of living your life as best as you can under circumstances you can't change, and the cost it sometimes takes to change them. And sometimes, figuring out what your best life is.

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