Sand Dancer is a Young Adult fantasy novel published by Uproar Books. When her father’s murder reveals a lifetime of lies, a half-starved peasant girl must…
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Shadows & Sand Wraiths
A quote from the Young Adult Fantasy novel Sand Dancer. The desert, also known as the Duslands, are home to raiders, tribesmen, and plenty of sand. The Duslanders believe sand is created by the ashes of the fallen, and so when you leave the desert, the sands - and your ancestors - travel with you.
Lune, the Goddess of Night
A quote from the Young Adult Fantasy novel Sand Dancer. Lune is the goddess of water, night, and women. Her season is the rainy season and she is considered to be the patron of all women and her temples serve as a shelter for abused and abandoned women.
Gai, the Goddess of Nature
A quote from the Young Adult Fantasy novel Sand Dancer. Gai is the goddess of nature, healing, fertility, and children. Her season is Gai's Seed, the spring season, when farmers sow their seeds. Her temple acts as a hospital and trains healers.
A quote from the Young Adult Fantasy novel Sand Dancer. Sand dancing is a type of sword dancing among the desert tribes of Sandair. The main character of Sand Dancer is someone from those tribes, and she takes up the dance as naturally as breathing.
A quote from the Young Adult Fantasy novel Sand Dancer. Once a year, the noble Houses gather to host a tournament. Each House must enter a combatant to prove they still have the strength to lead and protect their people. Houses which fail to provide a combatant may lose their power.