Inflicted: Book 4 by Katrina Cope (Valkyrie Academy Dragon Alliance)
English | 2019 | Fantasy | ePUB | 1.6 Mb
Inflicted : The mistress of an academy should be unbiased. She should support the excellent work of all her students, whether they are winged or wingless. In a perfect world, she would. The Valkyrie Academy is not a perfect place.
Kara and her two wingless friends, Hildr and Eir, are at the receiving end of Mistress Sigrun’s “just” justice. They must partake in a fight without rules and no guarantee of finishing alive.
Only the future will reveal if the mistress will keep the fight fair.
“I shake my head. No. I must be imagining things. I didn’t do anything to Rota back in the bathroom. She must’ve had a medical seizure or something. I couldn’t possibly have harmed her. For a start, I am wingless. That means I have no extraordinary power, and I only work for the winged Valkyries as a slave. On top of that, Valkyries can’t have magic, as far as I know.
As I stare out into the open lands, I think about running to my room and talking it over with Hildr and Eir, but I’m not sure they will understand. Even if they do, I doubt they could do anything to help me. During all the time we’ve spent together in the last couple of years we have lived together, we have never talked about magic.
I shake my head and remind myself this isn’t magic. It’s just a figment of my imagination. Rota had some kind of medical seizure or something. That’s got to be all.
I stop in my tracks—there is no need for me to be running. This isn’t my fault. I change direction and decide to speak with Elan. After all, she has been through a lot today because of me. Her mind must be in a flurry with events from the past day, as well as trying to cope with the injury she received while defending me against the other dragon. She has only been in my life for such a short time, “