Titre : Eon et le douzième dragon
Résumé : Eon et le douzième dragon » commence à la veille de l’extraordinaire cérémonie au cours de laquelle le dragon Rat désignera son apprenti. Chaque année, en effet, l’un des douze dragons énergétiques protégeant le pays choisit celui qu’il initiera à la magie du dragon.
Eona, seize ans, s’est durement entraînée pour devenir cet apprenti. Or, seuls les garçons sont élus. Au risque de sa vie, la jeune fille se fait passer pour un adolescent. Confronté à la haine du redoutable seigneur Ido, Eon doit s’engager dans un combat sans merci pour défendre son secret.
Radar à diversité : transidentité, fantasy asiatique
Titre : Nimona
Résumé : Nimona est une jeune fille impétueuse qui a le chic pour la bagarre, les plans diaboliques et le chaos en règle générale. Elle a le don de changer d’apparence, ça aide (surtout quand elle se transforme en dragon) ! Lord Ballister Blackheart est l’homme le plus célèbre du royaume : cantonné dans le rôle de méchant, il veut rétablir la vérité et prouver à tous que sir Goldenloin et ses potes du ministère ne sont pas les héros qu’on croit. Ensemble, ils mènent une vendetta impitoyable et explosive.
Radar à diversité : couple M/M
Titre : The Priory of the Orange Tree
Résumé : The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction—but assassins are getting closer to her door.
Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she is loyal to a hidden society of mages. Ead keeps a watchful eye on Sabran, secretly protecting her with forbidden magic.
Across the dark sea, Tané has trained all her life to be a dragonrider, but is forced to make a choice that could see her life unravel.
Meanwhile, the divided East and West refuse to parley, and forces of chaos are rising from their sleep.
Radar à diversité : romance F/F, pp gay, POC
Titre : In the Vanisher’s Palace
Résumé : When failed scholar Yên is sold to Vu Côn, one of the last dragons walking the earth, she expects to be tortured or killed for Vu Côn’s amusement.
But Vu Côn, it turns out, has a use for Yên: she needs a scholar to tutor her two unruly children. She takes Yên back to her home, a vast, vertiginous palace-prison where every door can lead to death. Vu Côn seems stern and unbending, but as the days pass Yên comes to see her kinder and caring side. She finds herself dangerously attracted to the dragon who is her master and jailer. In the end, Yên will have to decide where her own happiness lies—and whether it will survive the revelation of Vu Côn’s dark, unspeakable secrets…
Radar à diversité : romance F/F, fantasy vietnamienne
Titre : Dragon Pearl
Résumé : To keep the family safe, Min’s mother insists that none of them use any fox-magic, such as Charm or shape-shifting. They must appear human at all times. Min feels hemmed in by the household rules and resents the endless chores, the cousins who crowd her, and the aunties who judge her. She would like nothing more than to escape Jinju, her neglected, dust-ridden, and impoverished planet. She’s counting the days until she can follow her older brother, Jun, into the Space Forces and see more of the Thousand Worlds.
When word arrives that Jun is suspected of leaving his post to go in search of the Dragon Pearl, Min knows that something is wrong. Jun would never desert his battle cruiser, even for a mystical object rumored to have tremendous power. She decides to run away to find him and clear his name.
Min’s quest will have her meeting gamblers, pirates, and vengeful ghosts. It will involve deception, lies, and sabotage. She will be forced to use more fox-magic than ever before, and to rely on all of her cleverness and bravery. The outcome may not be what she had hoped, but it has the potential to exceed her wildest dreams.
Radar à diversité : fantasy asiatique
Titre : Inkmistress
Résumé : Asra is a demigod with a dangerous gift: the ability to dictate the future by writing with her blood. To keep her power secret, she leads a quiet life as a healer on a remote mountain, content to help the people in her care and spend time with Ina, the mortal girl she loves.
But Asra’s peaceful life is upended when bandits threaten Ina’s village and the king does nothing to help. Desperate to protect her people, Ina begs Asra for assistance in finding her manifest—the animal she’ll be able to change into as her rite of passage to adulthood. Asra uses her blood magic to help Ina, but her spell goes horribly wrong and the bandits destroy the village, killing Ina’s family.
Unaware that Asra is at fault, Ina swears revenge on the king and takes a savage dragon as her manifest. To stop her, Asra must embark on a journey across the kingdom, becoming a player in lethal games of power among assassins, gods, and even the king himself.
Most frightening of all, she discovers the dark secrets of her own mysterious history—and the terrible, powerful legacy she carries in her blood.
Radar à diversité : bisexualité