Pearl of the Palace


Xiao Xiao dreams an ominous dream of a terrible creature, the Nian. She realises that if dragons exist, much more frightening creatures of folklore must also.

Book 2 of 2 in the The Dragon Sisters series

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Books in the The Dragon Sisters series

The fantasy tales of Xiao Xiao and Ming Zhu, and pearls and dragons.

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Xiao Xiao senses change, even though the status quo remains. The festival year continues as usual, but gossip reports increased numbers of ships from the barbarian West.

The future is shaded and dusky. What lies ahead for this Princess and her dragon sister?

This is a Pre-Order

This book is currently being serialised on The Epubizer.

The full book will be released on the 20th of October, 2020, but pre-order customers will receive their copies a week early - on the 13th of October!

Pre-order customers also receive the included digital extras even earlier, as new parts of the serial are published.

News about Pearl of the Palace

Fans of Joyce Chng's Qing China fantasy novel, Dragon Sisters, are in for a treat.

First look at the exciting extract from the Qing China fantasy sequel to Dragon Sisters by Joyce Chng.

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About Joyce Chng

Joyce Chng lives in Singapore. Their fiction has appeared in The Apex Book of World SF II, We See A Different Frontier, Cranky Ladies of History, and Accessing The Future. Joyce also co-edited THE SEA IS OURS: Tales of Steampunk Southeast Asia with Jaymee Goh. Their recent space opera novels deal with wolf clans (Starfang: Rise of the Clan) and vineyards (Water into Wine) respectively.

They also write speculative poetry with recent ones in Rambutan Literary and Uncanny Magazine. Occasionally, they wrangle article editing at Strange Horizons and manages Umbel & Panicle, a poetry journal and ezine about and for plants and botany (which they also founded). Alter-ego J. Damask writes about werewolves in Singapore.

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