While there are opportunities — in the service of a secretive courtesan, in the bed of a beautiful senator, and in the hunt for an ancient assassin — Venice is not without its dangers for Prince-turned-pauper Mircea Basarab.
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An anthology of 21 short stories revolving around Mercedes Lackey’s fantastical world of the Heralds of Valdemar, the kingdom’s ancient order of protectors drawn from across the land.
Those threats from the Consort against the cohort find Kaylin retracting her dinner invitation. Not that it does any good, for the Consort intends to free the trapped and end the Barrani torment.
Lizbeth is hired onto a new crew, transporting a crate into Dixie. What the crate contains is something so powerful, that forces from across three territories want to possess it.
Everything is on the line against the Dominion and the Grik, and the Grand Alliance is stretched to its breaking point. Victory is the only option, whatever the cost, because there can be no second chances.
Princess Cassandra and King Duncan are under siege by the traitorous Dimon, and Ranger’s apprentice Maddie is the only one who can save both them and her father, Horace, also trapped.
A gossipy newspaper columnist who worms his way in with his delicious dishes and tasty sauces takes offense at a newly arrived Manhattan power couple. And dies for it…