Ash by Malinda Lo

Ash by Malinda Lo

In the wake of her father’s death, Ash is left at the mercy of her cruel stepmother. Consumed with grief, her only joy comes by the light of the dying hearth fire, rereading the fairy tales her mother once told her. In her dreams, someday the fairies will steal her away, as they are said to do. When she meets the dark and dangerous fairy Sidhean, she believes that her wish may be granted. The day that Ash meets Kaisa, the King’s Huntress, her heart begins to change. Instead of chasing fairies, Ash learns to hunt with Kaisa. Though their friendship is as delicate as a new… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings

  • Indentured servitude of a child
  • Physical child abuse
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Blood depiction
  • Death from fever
  • Seizures
  • Grief & loss depiction
  • Death of a mother & wife, off-page
  • Death of a father
  • Knife violence
  • Graphic animal death & dead bodies
  • Hunting
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