Patricia Briggs is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Mercy Thompson urban fantasy series and the Alpha and Omega novels.
"A clever mystery with appealing characters in a fantasy setting...topnotch reading fare."--RT Book Reviews "An interesting cross between a murder mystery, romance, and fantasy."--VOYA "[A] fun fantasy romance...There's plenty of action, with battles against raiders and magical creatures, a bard who isn't what he appears, and an evil mage--but there's also plenty of humor, and some sweet moments of mischief and romance."--Locus "Ms. Briggs blends adventure, romance, and innovative fantasy with a deft hand. Highly recommend this one to all my readers."--S. L. Viehl, author of the Stardoc series