Books by Samantha Shannon

THE PRIORY OF THE ORANGE TREE by Samantha Shannon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 26, 2019

"A celebration of fantasy that melds modern ideology with classic tropes. More of these dragons, please."
After 1,000 years of peace, whispers that "the Nameless One will return" ignite the spark that sets the world order aflame. Read full book review >
THE SONG RISING by Samantha Shannon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 7, 2017

"A tantalizing, otherworldy adventure with imagination that burns like fire."
The third installment of this fantasy series (The Bone Season, 2013; The Mime Order, 2015) expands the reaches of the fight against Scion far beyond London. Read full book review >
THE MIME ORDER by Samantha Shannon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 27, 2015

"Shannon's prose style is serviceable, but her legion of fans will once again be here for the propulsive plot rather than lyricism."
Paige Mahoney, the Pale Dreamer of TheBone Season (2013), returns in this second volume of a projected seven-volume fantasy/science-fiction epic.Read full book review >
THE BONE SEASON by Samantha Shannon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 20, 2013

"The first of a projected set of seven novels, this book is for those who like their dystopian science fiction multilayered, philosophical and complex to the point of impenetrability."
A futuristic novel that presents an alternative universe of seers, soothsayers and even such esoterica as rhabdomancers—and their enemies. Read full book review >