Books Cloudbound by Fran Wilde Hardcover, 396 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $25.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleCloudboundAuthorFran Wilde Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary After the dust settles, the City of living bones begins to die, and more trouble brews beneath the clouds, as Kirit Densira and Naton set out to save the City. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Fran Wilde Updraft Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Cloudbound Book Reviews 'Cloudbound' Is Stunning, But Doesn't Quite Soar September 28, 2016 Fran Wilde built a glorious world of living bone towers and wing-gliding people in last year's Updraft. Her new Cloudbound has stunning skyscapes but lacks some of the first book's emotional heft.