Growing up on Forge’s streets
has taught Kyra how to stretch a coin. And when that’s not enough, her uncanny
ability to scale walls and bypass guards helps her take what she needs.
But when the leader of the
Assassins Guild offers Kyra a lucrative job, she hesitates. She knows how to
get by on her own, and she’s not sure she wants to play by his rules. But he is
persistent—and darkly attractive—and Kyra can’t quite resist his pull.
Tristam of Brancel is a young
Palace knight on a mission. After his best friend is brutally murdered by the
Demon Riders, a clan of vicious warriors who ride bloodthirsty wildcats,
Tristam vows to take them down. But as his investigation deepens, he finds his
efforts thwarted by a talented thief, one who sneaks past Palace defenses with
When a fateful raid throws
Kyra and Tristam together, the two enemies realize that their best chance at
survival—and vengeance—might be to join forces. And as their loyalties are
tested to the breaking point, they learn a startling secret about Kyra’s past
that threatens to reshape both their lives.
In her arresting debut novel,
Livia Blackburne creates a captivating world where intrigue prowls around every
corner—and danger is a way of life. Download and start listening now!