By Laurell K. Hamilton
I'm Meredith Gentry, P.I., fixing circumstances in la, faraway from the peril and deception of my actual home–because i'm additionally Princess Meredith, inheritor to the darkest throne faerie has to supply. The Unseelie courtroom infuses me with its strength. yet at what expense does such magic come? How a lot of my human facet will i need to surrender, and what kind of of the sinister aspect of faerie will i must embody? to sit down on a throne that has governed via bloodshed and violence for hundreds of years, i would need to develop into that which I dread the most.
Enemies watch my each circulation. My cousin Cel strives to have me killed even now from his legal cellphone. yet no longer the entire assassination makes an attempt are his. a few Unseelie nobles have waited centuries for my aunt Andais, Queen of Air and Darkness, to develop into susceptible adequate that she could be toppled from her throne. Enemies unexpected movement opposed to us–enemies who could homicide the least between us.
The hazard will force us to permit human police into faerie for the 1st time in our heritage. i would like my allies now greater than ever, specially on the grounds that destiny will lead me into the arm of Mistral, grasp of Storms, the queen’s new captain of her defend. Our ardour will reawaken powers lengthy forgotten one of the warriors of the sidhe. soreness and delight watch for me–and possibility, besides, for a few at that courtroom search basically death.
I will locate new joys with the butterfly-winged demi-fey. My guards and that i will exhibit all of faerie that violence and intercourse are as renowned one of the sidhe as they're one of the lesser fey of our court docket. The Darkness will weep, and Frost will convenience him. The gentlest of my guards will locate new power and holiday my middle. Passions undreamed of look ahead to us–and my enemies assemble, for the way forward for either courts of faerie starts off to unravel.
From the Hardcover edition.
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