Constantine (Daughter of War #1)

Constantine (Daughter of War #1)

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Hanging in There By MissBookNut Updated Aug 20, 2016

Religion rules Constantine's world...and she has been condemned as the Spawn of the Devil. She is a Champion, a human being blessed with superhuman abilities by the deities of her world. However, her patron happens to be the Lord of War and Strategy - and women were never supposed to be Champions of War.

In order to survive in a world that would rip her apart, she disguises as a boy, training to fulfil her supposed destiny. But fate has other things in store for her. An ancient evil is rising - and only Constantine may have the power needed to fight it.

Along with a brash warrior and a too-perceptive scholar, Constantine begins to unravel secrets of a prophecy foretelling the end of the world. Now, she must learn how to fight evil with nothing but a magical knife as well as powers she knows next-to-nothing of. 

The real problem though? She may have been the one to call the great evil in the first place.

Now a Wattpad Featured story!
Highest ranking: #1 in Fantasy

Cover by @seventhstar
Previous cover by @TrafficCop
Original cover sketch by @MissBookNut, colours by @AFlyingPug

JJayBaslik JJayBaslik Nov 15, 2016
This reminded me the starting of the book Demon Road. #DerekLandy
ttmekei ttmekei Sep 11, 2016
Thats one way to start a story and really grab a reader's attention.
Christmascrazee Christmascrazee Nov 29, 2016
And with on this cheerful note, let us start this story! Ahoy! (I don't even know what I'm saying)
RissaWolf RissaWolf Sep 27, 2016
This made me think of how in India, widows would throw themselves onto their late husbands' funeral pyres rather than live the rest of their lives as outcasts.
KissNSnitch KissNSnitch 6 days ago
This makes me think Shireen Baratheon...anyone else see that scene? ;-;
I am not mad at the mom I am mad at the spectators who just stand there making that poor woman sacrifice her only baby.