Sometimes the price of destiny is higher than anyone imagined.... Dark Magic, Hidden Destiny For three centuries a divine prophecy and a line of warrior queens protected Skala. But the people grew complacent and Erius, a usurper king, claimed his young half sisteras throne. Now plague and drought stalk the land, war with Skalaas ancient rival Plenimar drains the countryas lifeblood, and to be born female into the royal line has become a death sentence as the king fights to ensure the succession of his only heir, a son. For King Erius the greatest threat comes from his own line a and from Illioras faithful, who spread the Oracleas words to a doubting populace. As noblewomen young and old perish mysteriously, the kingas nephew a his sisteras only child a grows toward manhood. But unbeknownst to the king or the boy, strange, haunted Tobin is the princessas daughter, given male form by a dark magic to protect her until she can claim her rightful destiny. Only Tobinas noble father, two wizards of Illior, and an outlawed forest witch know the truth. Only they can protect young Tobin from a kingas wrath, a motheras madness, and the terrifying rage of her brotheras demon spirit, determined to avenge his brutal murder.... From the Paperback edition.Only they can protect young Tobin from a kingas wrath, a motheras madness, and the terrifying rage of her brotheras demon spirit, determined to avenge his brutal murder.... From the Paperback edition.
|Title||:||The Bone Doll's Twin|
|Publisher||:||Spectra - 2009-10-21|