The Time Weaver
The Drákon Series, Book 5
ISBN-10: 0553591231 ISBN-13: 978-0553591231
What if everything
you loved, and everyone, suddenly vanished?
Your parents, your
children, your friends. Your home. Your town.
if it were your doing?
Your future unfurled
before you like a map marked with a thick black arrow
drawn irrevocably, relentlessly straight toward Extinction.
You never knew. You never guessed, until the end.
What would you sacrifice
to erase that map?
Honor Carlisle is a figurative mouse
among lions. At least, that's how she sees herself:
awkward, friendless, timid. Born into a tribe of fabulously
powerful shapeshifters, she's the one drákon
who absolutely knows she will never be comfortable with
own her kind. While the rest of her tribe celebrates
their ferocity by Turning to dragon and soaring into
flight, Honor hides in books and solitude, cursing her
own fear but unable to break free of it.
Until one day, she discovers a letterfrom
her future self. And suddenly her life is forever
Honor is a Time Weaver, the only one
born to the drákon. She's been blessed with the
Gift of being able to Weave through time...whether she
wants to or not. But the blessing is also a curse: she's
paying a terrible price for her Weaves, one she won't
even notice at first.
Drawn through her Weaves over and
over again to a dark drákon prince in a faraway
land, Honor grows up gradually realizing that he is
her future. What she doesn't realize is that falling
in love with Prince Alexandru of the Zaharen will lead
to the eventual annihilation of her species.
Alexandru has no idea who this mysterious
dragon-woman who haunts him may be, or even if she's
actually real. He doesn't know her name, only that she
appears and disappears throughout the hours of his life
without warning, at times older, at times younger, and
always a dangerously fascinating creature.
Their love is beyond magic, foretold
and undeniable. But perhaps even time may be bent when
two such remarkable drákon surrender to their
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"The sumptuous prose carries the reader
forward through a past place in time to an unexpected
ending. While The Time Weaver includes characters
from a previous book, the reader will have no problem
understanding this story. However, the other books in
the series provide equally fine reading, in fact, the
entire series is worthy of a Perfect 10."
Romance Reviews Today
"Perhaps the most ambitious and groundbreaking
of the Drákon Series; this spellbinding story
of shapeshifting dragons places Abé among the truly
innovative of the genre. Readers already caught in her
web are held captive by her exquisite storytelling and
powerful prose. Soar with Abé and be breathless with
awe at her talents."
Romantic Times Book Reviews
"Original and ambitious... Delivers
a real sense of wonder."
sensual, and mesmerizing, this enthralling tale pairs
a time-traveling heroine with a hero who can literally
read between the lines; a stellar addition to Abé's
imaginative shape-changing dragon series."