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Prince Rupert Library Emme (Text) 33294002072858 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2020-07-23

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  • ISBN: 9780316436946
  • ISBN: 0316436941
  • Physical Description: print
    685 pages : map ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: ORBI

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Summary, etc.: Two queens, two concubines, six princes. Innumerable hidden agendas. Yala, lady-in-waiting to the princess of a vanquished kingdom, must navigate their captors' treacherous imperial court. The Emperor's palace -- full of ambitious royals, sly gossip, and unforeseen perils -- is perhaps the most dangerous place in Zhaon. A hostage for her conquered people's good behavior, the lady Komor Yala has only her wits and her hidden maiden's blade to protect herself -- and her childhood friend Princess Mahara, sacrificed in marriage to the enemy to secure a tenuous peace. But the Emperor is aging, and the Khir princess and her lady-in-waiting soon find themselves pawns in the six princes' deadly schemes for the throne -- and a single spark could ignite fresh rebellion in Khir. And then, the Emperor falls ill, and a far bloodier game begins...
Subject: Kings and rulers -- Fiction
Secrecy -- Fiction
Inheritance and succession -- Fiction
Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction.

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