By Laurell K. Hamilton
I am Princess Meredith NicEssus. criminal identify Meredith Gentry, simply because “Princess” seems to be so pretentious on a driver’s license. i used to be the 1st faerie princess born on American soil, yet I wouldn’t be the single one for a lot longer...
Merry Gentry, ex–private detective, now full-time princess, knew she used to be descended from fertility goddesses, but if she discovered she used to be approximately to have triplets, she started to comprehend what that will suggest. Infertility has plagued the excessive ranks of faerie for hundreds of years. Now nobles of either courts of faerie are coming to court docket Merry and her males, at their domestic in exile within the Western Lands of la, simply because they are going to do something to have infants in their own.
Taranis, King of sunshine and phantasm, is a extra harmful challenge. He attempted to seduce Merry and, failing that, raped her. He’s utilizing the human courts to sue for visitation rights, claiming that one of many infants is his. And even though Merry understands she used to be already pregnant whilst he took her, she can’t end up it.
To retailer herself and her infants from Taranis she is going to use the main harmful powers in all of faerie: a god of demise, a warrior often called the Darkness, the Killing Frost, and a king of nightmares. they're her enthusiasts, and her dearest loves, and they're going to face down the may well of the excessive courts of faerie—while attempting to hold the conflict from spreading to blameless people in la, who're at risk of changing into collateral harm.
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It was the sort of tone that left no room for argument. He glanced at Loghain. ” Loghain considered the question. “We lost them halfway back. ” He grimaced. “That doesn’t mean they can’t find us. We’ve been here too long. ” His father nodded, accepting the answer, and then looked back at Maric. “I’ve sent men out, and they’ll find out what’s going on soon enough. If we’re in danger, I’d appreciate knowing it now. ” Inside, Maric quailed. Bann Ceorlic and the others would surely keep looking for him, and eventually they would track him down.
Their guest suddenly fell into view, deposited out of the shadows like an unwanted gift, and then stopped short, staring at the two of them with wide, fearful eyes. It was a young man, Loghain’s age or perhaps younger. His fair hair and fairer skin were obscured under scratches, leaves, dirt, and a healthy dose of blood. He certainly wasn’t dressed for a run in the woods, wearing only a tattered shirt and enough mud to make one think he had escaped whoever he was running from by crawling around on his belly.
No, he wouldn’t have, would he? It would take a dragon to pull more than two sentences in a row out of that boy. ” The amused look she gave him seemed to say that should be all the explanation required. “These are the Southron Hills, just outside of the Wilds . . ” She gingerly wiped the back of his head, prompting a new jolt of pain to lance through him. The source of his throbbing headache, he assumed, and tried not to think too closely about how badly he might have hurt himself. “There’s no name for this place.
A Shiver of Light (Merry Gentry, Book 9) by Laurell K. Hamilton