The Radiant Emperor Series by Shelley Parker-Chan

4.10 · 58 ratings
  • She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)
    #1

    She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)

    Shelley Parker-Chan

    Rated: 3.96 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 3 of 5
    · 40 ratings · published 2021

    Mulan meets The Song of Achilles; an accomplished, poetic debut of war and destiny, sweeping across an epic alternate China.“I refuse to be nothing…”In a famine-stricken village on a dusty yellow plain, two children are given two fates. A boy, greatness. A girl, nothingness…In 1345, China lies under harsh Mongol rule. For the starving peasants of the Central Plains, greatness is something found only in stories... more

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  • He Who Drowned the World (The Radiant Emperor #2)
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    He Who Drowned the World (The Radiant Emperor #2)

    Shelley Parker-Chan

    Rated: 4.40 of 5 stars
    · 18 ratings · published 2023

    How much would you give to win the world?Zhu Yuanzhang, the Radiant King, is riding high after her victory that tore southern China from its Mongol masters. Now she burns with a new desire: to seize the throne and crown herself emperor.But Zhu isn’t the only one with imperial ambitions. Her neighbor in the south, the courtesan Madam Zhang, wants the throne for her husband―and she’s strong enough to wipe Zhu off the map... more

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