Alaya Dawn Johnson (Author) Joel Derfner (Author)
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Welcome to Tremontaine, the prequel to Ellen Kushner's beloved Riverside series that began with Swordspoint!

A duchess's beauty matched only by her cunning; her husband's dangerous affair with a handsome scholar; a foreigner in a playground of swordplay and secrets; and a mathematical genius on the brink of revolution-. Suddenly long-buried lies threaten to come to light and betrayal and treachery run rampant in this story of sparkling wit and political intrigue.

Written serially ( by six critically acclaimed authors, Tremontaine is a tale of intrigue, manners, treachery, and cleverness that will delight readers.

Product Details

Gallery / Saga Press
Publish Date
May 02, 2017
5.4 X 1.8 X 8.2 inches | 1.2 pounds
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About the Author

Ellen Kushner, Alaya Dawn Johnson, Malinda Lo, Joel Derfner, Racheline Maltese, and Patty Bryant are the authors of Tremontaine.


"A pure delight full of sparkling characters that match equally dazzling wits and swords. If you've visited the world of Swordspoint before, you'll be delighted to return; if it's your first time, you'll be welcomed in style. I can't wait to read more myself!"--Naomi Novik, author of the Nebula Award-winning Uprooted and the New York Times bestselling Temeraire series
"Sharp blades and even sharper wits abound! Delicious new adventures await fans in this welcome return to the world of Swordspoint."--Jacqueline Carey, New York Times Bestselling author of the Kushiel's Legacy series
"Lovely! Beneath a froth of silk and lace Tremontaine is finely muscled, rippling with skill and promise."--Nicola Griffith, author of Hild
"More Tremontaine stories? YES PLEASE. Tremontaine stories by some of my favorite, excellent writers? HELLA YES PLEASE. I can't wait to read them all!"--N. K. Jemisin, author of The Fifth Kingdom
"A binge-ready fantasy of manners, packed with swordplay, witty banter and chocolate."--NPR
"Well-paced, excellently written, delighting in the opportunity to fully indulge in its drama of manners (and swords), it's one of the most accomplished and purely enjoyable things I've read in a while. I recommend it highly."--Locus Magazine
"The story is a joy, and literally swashbuckling."--The Washington Post
"As delicious as the chocolate at the center of the tale."--B&N SciFi & Fantasy Blog
"Lovers of costume dramas and soap operas will find a lot to enjoy in this one."--USA Today