Category Archives: His Fair Assassin series

Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers

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Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2) By Robin LaFevers Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: April 2nd 2013 by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Genre: Young Adult Historical Paranormal / Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Brilliantly dark! When Sybella arrived at the doorstep of St Mortain half mad with grief and despair the convent were only too happy to offer her refuge - but at a price. The sisters of this convent serve Death, and with Sybella naturally skilled in both the arts of death and seduction, she Read more [...]

Review: Grave Mercy by R.L. LaFevers

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Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1)by R.L. LaFevers;Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback;Published April 3rd 2012 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt;Source: netgalley;Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin Read more [...]