These Rebel Waves (Stream Raiders, #1)

Sara Raasch
Balzer + Bray • 2018

Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Argrid, a country ruled by religion. But adjusting to postwar life has not been easy. Whe...n an Argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but Lu suspects something more dangerous is at work.Devereux is a pirate. As one of the outlaws called stream raiders who run rampant on Grace Loray, he pirates the island’s magic plants and sells them on the black market. But after Argrid accuses raiders of the diplomat’s abduction, Vex becomes a target. An expert navigator, he agrees to help Lu find the Argridian—but the truth they uncover could be deadlier than any war.Benat is a heretic. The crown prince of Argrid, he harbors a secret obsession with Grace Loray’s forbidden magic. When Ben’s father, the king, gives him the shocking task of reversing Argrid’s fear of magic, Ben has to decide if one prince can change a devout country—or if he’s building his own pyre.As conspiracies arise, Lu, Vex, and Ben will have to decide who they really are . . . and what they are willing to become for peace.
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Magický ostrov Svatý Loray konečně ukončil válku s Argridem, kde vládne církev a strach z kouzel. Při mírovém jednání ale zmizí argridský posel a země žádá odplatu. Z únosu je obviněn pirát Vex. Aby si zachránil krk, rozhodne se pomoci válečnici Lu najít skutečného viníka. Mezitím dostane argridský princ Benat šokující úkol – zbavit svůj lid odporu k magii. Jak se klubko intrik zamotává,[...]

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Před šesti lety na magickém ostrově Svatý Loray skončila revoluce, která ho osvobodila z područí nábožensky založeného Argridu, jehož víra káže, že veškerá rostlinná magie je hříšná a svět od ní musí být očištěn ohněm. Teprve teď ale mohlo mezi těmito dvěma zeměmi začít mírové jednání. To je však záhy ohroženo, když je z paláce unesen argridský […] The post Sara Raaschová – Rebelové vln[...]

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Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Argrid, a country ruled by religion. But adjusting to postwar life has not been easy. When an Argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but Lu suspects something more dangerous is at work.

Devereux is a pirate. As one of the outlaws called stream raiders who run rampant on Grace Loray, he pirates the island’s magic plants and sells them on the black market. But after Argrid accuses raiders of the diplomat’s abduction, Vex becomes a target. An expert navigator, he agrees to help Lu find the Argridian—but the truth they uncover could be deadlier than any war.

Benat is a heretic. The crown prince of Argrid, he harbors a secret obsession with Grace Loray’s forbidden magic. When Ben’s father, the king, gives him the shocking task of reversing Argrid’s fear of magic, Ben has to decide if one prince can change a devout country—or if he’s building his own pyre.

As conspiracies arise, Lu, Vex, and Ben will have to decide who they really are . . . and what they are willing to become for peace.