Aedon Rawn's world died the day his wife and child were murdered by Conglomerate pirates. Now, his only reason for living is to avenge their deaths. The Directorate gives him that opportunity when he's selected to become their first undercover agent. His mission: infiltrate and destroy the oppressive government of an outer region colony.Kala Char'ari is a woman in need of a miracle. She's dedicated her life to freeing her people, but they're on the edge of extinction. Risking everything, she dares to trust a dark stranger with the hardened heart of a warrior.
- Paperback | 304 pages
- 104.14 x 167.64 x 25.4mm | 136.08g
- 30 Oct 2007
- St Martin's Press
- Tor Books
- New York, United States
"Good world-building is a requisite for an exceptional futuristic romance, and Waddell delivers in spades. Crisp dialogue and a twisty plot make this detective story, set in space, riveting and exhilarating. A major plus is the way Waddell handles the burgeoning sexual attraction between her characters, which is mirrored by their growing respect for each other's strengths. The conclusion leaves opportunities for sequels, so here's hoping Waddell decides to revisit this universe very soon!"--"Romantic Times BOOKreviews "on "True Blood" "A rare and spectacular futuristic romance."--"ParaNormal Romance Reviews "on" True Blood" "Patricia Waddell writes romantic adventure at its best." --"USA Today "bestselling author Julie Beard "Any futuristic romance by Patricia Waddell is a must-read!"--"New York Times" bestselling author Mary Balogh "Truly an enjoyable piece to read and the mystery within it creates a bit of anticipation to get to the end. Well done!"--"Once Upon a Romance" on "True Blood"""
About Patricia Waddell
Patricia Waddell has written over a dozen books, and has won several awards, including the "Romantic Times BOOKreviews "Reviewer's Choice award for her first futuristic novel, the wildly well-received "The Alliance." "True Deception" is the second stand alone paranormal romance in Patricia's futuristic suspense series set amid the League of Planets. A firm believer that life can never have too many happy endings, Pat enjoys creating strong, outspoken characters with a touch of humor and a sprinkling of the unexpected. Patricia and her husband live in Florida.