The epic saga that started in The Bloodbound continues... As war between Alden and Oridia intensifies, King Erik must defend his kingdom from treachery and enemies on all sides--but the greatest danger lurks closer to home... When the war began, Lady Alix Black played a minor role, scouting at the edge of the king's retinue in relative anonymity. Though she's once again facing an attacking Oridian force determined to destroy all she holds dear, she is now bodyguard to the king and wife to the prince. Still, she is unprepared for what the revival of the war will mean. Erik is willing to take drastic measures to defend his domain, even if it means sending Prince Liam into a deadly web of intrigue and traveling into the perilous wild lands of Harram himself. Only the biggest threat to the kingdom might be one that neither Alix nor Erik could have imagined, or prepared for...
- Paperback | 368 pages
- 104 x 173 x 28mm | 204g
- 29 Sep 2015
- Ace Books
"Lindsey's fabulous, descriptive storytelling, coupled with high-stakes conflict and distinctive characters, is guaranteed to draw readers in from the first page...A stellar fantasy!"--RT Book Reviews (top pick) Praise for The Bloodbound "Strong romantic elements and a dash of humor enliven Erin Lindsey's fantasy debut set in a kingdom besieged by dark forces and torn apart by betrayal."--Jacqueline Carey, New York Times bestselling author of Poison Fruit "Action and intrigue and flawed but likeable characters who, in complex political/personal situations, make hard decisions and stand by them."--Tanya Huff, national bestselling author of The Future Falls "Sturdy characterizations and intriguing magic anchor this solid series launch...Lindsey's...balanced mix of romance and heroic fantasy will [capture] readers' hearts."--Publishers Weekly "Lindsey does a fine job of building tension...I genuinely liked the characters and want to read more about them."--SFFWorld "Sword and sorcery with a kickass heroine that would do any urban fantasy proud, The Bloodbound offers romance, intrigue, and a fast moving plot that will immerse readers in this new world...An effortless adventure that will sweep readers away."--All Things Urban Fantasy
About Erin Lindsey
Erin Lindsey, author of The Bloodbound, is on a quest to write the perfect summer vacation novel, with just the right blend of action, heartbreak, and triumph. The Bloodbound series was her first effort. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband a pair of half-domesticated cats.