Grey Stone by Jean Knight Pace and Jacob Kennedy is finally up for pre-order! While you wait for your copy, check out these amazing terms created by the authors for the YA dystopian, fantasy novel! In addition, take a peek at the map of the world focused on the Motteral Mal!
Veranderen (Vər-an-dər-ən). The Veranderen are the wolf-shifters. This word refers to them as a people and as the plural. Generally, they are able to shift at will and have strong magical abilities. They are the ruling class.
Blødguard (Blewd-gard). The lowest class of wolves, starved so they will hunt humans after dark.
Königsvaren (Kəh-nigs-vah-rən). The wolf class that forms the king’s guard.
Motteral (mah-tər-ahl). The hill on which the Sourcestone was once placed. The highest point in the land.
Motteral Mal (mah-tər-al mahl). The tournament held among the Veranderen every hundred years at the summer solstice.
Shining Grey (shi-ning gray). The metal that can weaken or harm Veranderen
Verlorn (vər-lorn). A Verander without magic.
Wolken (wohl-kən). The wolvish form of the Veranderen.
Septugant (sep-tu-gahnt). Those who wish to rebel against the king and usher in a 7th Era.
Mördare (mərh-dah-ray). The half-life assassins the king uses to protect his treasure.
Rotherem (roth-ər-əm). An herb that can mask a wolf’s scent.
Pallium (pal-ee-um). A metal that can contain or deflect energy.
River Rylen (Ri-lən. ‘I’ long as in kite). Main river in land.
Zonnesteen (zohn-ə-stayn. The ‘A’ makes long ‘a’ sound as in stain). The stone of the sun.
Steenmacht (stayn-mohkt). The place where that stone can be empowered.