Secrets of the SandseBook - 2014
Book 1 of the Children of the Desert series.A THIEF CHOOSES THE WRONG VICTIM.A DESERT LORD ABANDONS HIS LANDS.A YOUNG WOMAN ACCEPTS A STEWARDSHIP.THEY ALL FIND THEIR DESTINY ON THE SANDS.When Cafad Scratha was a child, someone murdered his entire family. People have questioned his sanity ever since. As the last Scratha, he's dedicated his life to catching the murderers. Now a desert lord, one of the mysterious elite of the southlands, he stands above every mundane political imperative and rule of courtesyђ́ؤor so it seems until the king of the northlands tries to bring Scratha to heel. Scratha's bizarre reaction throws the independent southlands into chaos: he hands temporary control of his family lands over to the king, takes on an assumed name, and sneaks out of the city. The king sends Alyea, a young noblewoman, to hold the ceded prize: but while she understands kingdom politics, she's quickly out of her depth in the byzantine world of the southlands. What she thought was a quick...
Publisher: Los Gatos : Smashwords Edition, 2014
Branch Call Number: E-Book
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