Series: A Dance of Dragons #1
Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult
GAME OF THRONES meets GRACELING in a new fantasy series by bestselling author Kaitlyn Davis.
Jinji has been haunted by the death of her twin brother for ten years. Now, on the dawn of her joining, the nightmare that claimed him has returned for her.
Prince Whylrhen is determined to prevent the past from repeating itself. His kingdom is expecting a new heir, and he will stop at nothing to keep the child safe.
Though they've never met, the two share a deep secret—magic. Jinji can weave the elements to create master illusions and Whylrhen can pull burning flames into his flesh. But neither of them knows what they are truly capable of until a chance encounter brings them together. For their story has played out before, in a long forgotten time—an age of myth that is about to be reborn…
Quiz: Which Elemental Affinity Do You Have?
By Author Kaitlyn Davis
The elements play an important role in The Shadow Soul. Obviously, I won’t tell you what that role ultimately turns out to be, but for now, all you need to know is that certain characters in the book feel a special bond with different elements. Jinji, the main female character, has a special connection with spirit, while Rhen, the main male character, is in touch with fire.
As the series progresses, the ties will become even more important and magical! So I thought it would be fun to see which elemental connection you would have in my fantasy realm. Just answer the questions below and comment with your elemental affinity!
1) You don’t know what to read next, so you…
a. Try something your friend recommended, even though it didn’t look like something you would normally read.
b. Immediately go to the store and buy the first book that grabs your interest.
c. Start three or four different books from the library and hope you like one of them enough to keep reading.
d. Grab an oldie but goodie from your personal bookshelf.
2) When playing sports, you’re the…
a. Captain – You are a calming influence on the team and can help them adapt to any overwhelming situation.
b. Fighter – Arguing with the referee is your favorite pastime.
c. Cheerleader – You might not be the best player, but you’re the most energetic.
d. Coach – You like leading and calling the shots.
3) It’s Friday night. You want to…
a. Do whatever the group wants to do.
b. Go to the amusement park—you love a good thrill.
c. Do something spontaneous and new.
d. Go to dinner and movie, why change a good thing?
4) Your ideal career is…
a. Therapist/Counselor – You love listening and helping people work through their issues.
b. Investment Banker – You want the challenge of working in such an unpredictable environment.
c. Travel Writer – You want new experiences with new people and places everyday.
d. Teacher/Full-Time Parent – You want a stable life and you want to feel depended upon.
5) Your dream car is a…
b. Sports Car
d. Pick-Up Truck
6) For dinner tomorrow, you want…
a. I’ll try anything.
b. Just make it spicy.
c. Something exotic.
d. Deliciously homemade.
7) If you went to Hawaii, your ideal activity would be…
a. Scuba Diving
b. Volcano National Park
c. Helicopter Tour
d. Rainforest Hike
Mostly A’s: Your element is water! You are both strong and fluid, able to adapt to any situation with a positive outlook. You are laid back and you prefer to go with the flow. People love your relaxed attitude and you are very easy to get along with.
Mostly B’s: Your element is fire! You are passionate and outspoken. You love taking the lead and will dive into any situation headfirst because you live for the moment. You like being a little wild to keep life exciting.
Mostly C’s: Your element is air! You are an energetic free spirit. You want to live life to the fullest, gaining new experiences everyday. You embrace change and do not care what others think.
Mostly D’s: Your element is earth! You are dependable and strong. Some might call you stubborn, but you love your life the way it is and don’t want anything to change. You are the person people turn to for support in hard times.
Even Split? Your element is spirit! You are completely unique! Your personality contains a little bit of everything. You get a long with everyone, but sometimes feel like you don’t quite have a place.
If you’re wondering, I have a water affinity—with a little bit of earth mixed in. Pretty accurate to tell you the truth!