Episode 45 • June 14, 2021

Finding the perfect blend of magic and humor with Natalie Mae ('The Cruelest Mercy')

Show Notes

Learn what comes next for Zahru, Jet and Kasta as we discuss the exciting sequel in their epic fantasy adventure


The Kinder Poison was an unforgettable race across the desert, complete with rival rulers, inventive magic and a very relatable, potential human sacrifice. Now, all the characters you fell in love with are back in the sequel, The Cruelest Mercy.

This episode includes minor spoilers for The Kinder Poison and The Cruelest Mercy!

We talked to Natalie about everything from how she adds humor to the most unlikely situations, to her surprise and delight at the rise of the #TeamKasta movement. Come listen in, as we dive deep into the magic and intrigue of her fantastic fantasy series.

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