Blade of Secrets by Tricia Levenseller
Eighteen-year-old Ziva prefers metal to people. She spends her days tucked away in her forge, safe from society and the anxiety it causes her, using her magical gift to craft unique weapons imbued with power.
Then Ziva receives a commission from a powerful warlord, and the result is a sword capable of stealing its victims’ secrets. A sword that can cut far deeper than the length of its blade. A sword with the strength to topple kingdoms. When Ziva learns of the warlord’s intentions to use the weapon to enslave all… Read more.
Trigger & Content Warnings:
- Dubious consent scenario
- Child abandonment
- Anxiety & anxiety attacks, on-page
- Self-harm for magic
- Blood depiction
- Grief & loss depiction
- Death of parents mentioned