Pauper. Protector. Whoreson.
Once a notorious necromancer’s slave, Magod is Princess Arevik’s chosen Voice in Mourning. But he feels like an ox among peacocks at Tatlis Castle. And though he's sworn to safeguard her, he's stunned when that duty results in forbidden love, attempted murder, and a family’s disgrace.
Princess. Rebel. Witch.
The youngest princess of Ursinum, Arevik mourns her murdered father. When her elder brother takes the throne, he commands her to marry for strategic alliances. Arevik does her duty, though it's Magod’s affection that stirs her fierce spirit and her voice’s powerful magic.
An impossible love. A ruinous secret.
Can Magod’s and Arevik’s love survive when lies hide behind courtly smiles and a kingdom’s future is at stake?