By Laurell K. Hamilton
My royal guards encompass me, and my most sensible loved–my Darkness and my Killing Frost–are regularly beside me, sworn to guard and make like to me. yet nonetheless the hazard grows higher. For regardless of all my carnal efforts, I stay childless, whereas the machinations of my sinister, sadistic Queen and her confederates stay tireless. So my bodyguards and i've slipped again into l. a., hoping to outrun the collection shadows of court docket intrigue. yet even exile isn’t adequate to flee the snatch of these with darkish designs.
Now King Taranis, strong and vainglorious ruler of faerie’s Seelie courtroom, has leveled accusations opposed to my noble guards of a heinous crime–and has long past as far as to invite the mortal experts to prosecute. If he succeeds, my males face extradition to faerie and the hideous consequences that watch for them there. yet i do know that Taranis’s fees are baseless, and that i feel that his precise aim is me. He attempted to kill me whilst i used to be a baby. Now I worry his intentions are way more terrifying.
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A Lick of Frost: A Novel (A Merry Gentry Novel Book 6) by Laurell K. Hamilton