Forgotten Gifts by Alexander Neville-Pexton
When an orphan tries to discover the gifts her parents gave her, she finds herself and the centre of a conspiracy to overthrow the Empire.
Some parents have great expectations for their children, be they creative, academic or simply to follow in their footsteps.
Samija daydreams of the day when she will will stand before the Emperor and be told of the Gifts that her parents gave her. She hasn't realised that no one knows who her parents were or what plans they had for her.
With the help of one of the enigmatic Midwives she tries to discover her origins and her Gifts. What she uncovers, places her at the centre of a conspiracy, but before she can act she finds herself a fugitive, wanted for theft and murder.
In order to save the Empire she must use her sinister Gifts, but can she reach the Emperor in time to warn him of the danger?
Forgotten Gifts is the first part of a trilogy and it is now fully uploaded. All comments are welcome, so feel free to point out anything from spelling errors to double-decker-sized holes in the plot.
- Classification: Moderate
- Work is: Fully available on Authonomy
- First submitted May 14, 2008
- Last updated May 14, 2008
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