Cordelia's Honor by Lois McMaster Bujold
A Brother's Price by Wen Spencer
Sunrise Alley by Catherine Asaro
Originally Posted by Shadowplay
I think really what I need is some deeply engaging material, something that I can get involved with and grabs me emotionally. I realize that's terribly subjective though. I'm open to SciFi or Fantasy and would prefer to avoid the typical, cliche or over worked (Eddings, Brooks and Jordan are fun fantasy, but... well it's all been discussed enough times already.