The #1 New York Times bestselling author of the
Vampire Academy and Bloodline series returns with the second installment in her
acclaimed Age of X series.
the Gods introduced religious
investigator Justin March and Mae Koskinen, the beautiful super soldier
assigned to protect him. Together they have been charged with investigating
reports of the supernatural and the return of the gods, both inside the
Republic of United North America and out. With this highly classified knowledge
comes a shocking revelation: not only are the gods vying for human control, but
the elect—special humans marked by the divine—are turning against one another
in bloody fashion.
Their mission takes a new turn
when they are assigned to a diplomatic delegation headed by Lucian Darling,
Justin’s old friend and rival, going into Arcadia, the RUNA’s dangerous
neighboring country. Here, in a society where women are commodities and
religion is intertwined with government, Justin discovers powerful forces at
work, even as he struggles to come to terms with his own reluctantly acquired
posing as Justin’s concubine—has a secret mission of her own: finding the
illegitimate niece her family smuggled away years ago. But with Justin and Mae
resisting the resurgence of the gods in Arcadia, a reporter’s connection with
someone close to Justin back home threatens to expose their mission—and with it
the divine forces the government is determined to keep secret. Download and start listening now!