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Awaken (Empyreal #1) by Christal M. Mosley

Secrets. Lies. Hidden Truths. 
What if there was a vast hole where your memories should be? When you closed your eyes, all you saw was darkness? Then, what if one day, light began to shine through, illuminating intricate keys to your past? Would you try to unveil the truth? Even if, in the end, it’s not what you wanted?

When enigmatic dreams and arcane encounters begin to unravel the world around her, Coralie Collier begins to question the elements that surround her. As images of her past begin to rise to the surface, missing pieces to her future begin to fall into place. Will Coralie be able to uncover the hidden secrets that lie within the darkness? Those who surround her, good and evil, are waiting to find out...

As this is the first book in the series it's common to find a lot of world-building and "info dumps" this was full of them. 
The reader does get moments of action in between the large sections of dialogue and explanations of the characters, plot and world-buildin…