Published: July 8, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0999729462
ISBN - 13: 9780999729465
From the Publisher
"Fiction and history coalesce in a rich, ripping tale of assassinations, political intrigue and religion. . . . LaFevers'' ambitious tapestry includes poison and treason and murder, valor and honor and slow love, suspense and sexuality and mercy. A page-turner-with grace." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage to the respite of the convent of St. Mortain. Here she learns that the god of Death has blessed her with dangerous gifts and a violent destiny. To claim her new life, she must destroy the lives of others. But how can she deliver Death''s vengeance upon a target who has stolen her heart?
About the Author
Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes a brutal arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of assassins--for a price. Packed with love, magic, and deadly games of courtly intrigue and treason, book one of a fast-paced trilogy set in 15th-century France combines romance with captivating action.