On Wilde Island, there is no peace between dragons, fairies, and humans. Wilde Island is in an uproar over the recent death of its king. As the uneasy pact between dragons, fairies, and humans begins to fray, the royal witch hunter with a hidden agenda begins a vengeful quest to burn girls suspected of witchcraft before a new king is crowned.. Strong-willed Tess, a blacksmithas daughter from a tiny hamlet, wants more for herself than a husband and a house to keep. But in times like these wanting more can be dangerous. Accused of witchery, Tess and her two friends are forced to flee the violent witch hunter. As their pursuer draws ever closer they find shelter with a huntsman in the outskirts of the forbidden Dragonswood sanctuary. But staying with the mysterious huntsman poses risks of its own: Tess does not know how to handle the attraction she feels for himaor resist the elusive call that draws her deeper onto the heart of Dragonswood.Garth Huntsman insisted we share the room that I might watch out for you and let him know when you awakened.a aDona#39;t.a aDona#39;t ... I tried to calculate how long it would take to ride from this hunting lodge back to Oxhaven, but my mind was still too hazed with sleep. ... Ia#39;d have stayed in the room, but I needed to use the privy.
|Author||:||Janet Lee Carey|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2012-01-05|