By Amber Garr
Existence as a mermaid may be suffocating. Eviana Dumahl has lower back domestic as a extended family chief, an orphan, and a heartbroken teenage lady. Her mom and dad are useless and her boyfriend, Brendan, has determined that he wishes it slow away. whereas scuffling with her internal turmoil, Eviana is compelled into the conflict that Lucian Sutherland has incited among her personal style. With assistance from Kain, her buddy and officially betrothed, the 2 interact to turn out that they deserve their birthrights as younger merfolk leaders. whilst the Council requests an illustration of Eviana’s mermaid powers, she unearths herself with a chance to win again Brendan’s middle. yet her orders to coach with a repulsive merman and the presence of a pretty new suitor demanding situations Eviana to embody her management and withstand temptation. Lucian is after her, and nobody turns out to appreciate why. Loyalties are demonstrated because the casualties raise, displaying Eviana that usually it really is very unlikely to delineate among pals and enemies. Betrayal is the second one booklet of The Syrenka sequence trilogy following Eviana and her pals as they navigate during the demanding situations of present in a mystery international.
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When it is time to leave, if I find Andoran soldiers holding this bank, you will ride with the first to cross. ” Ordeith’s voice held a hint of mockery. “This may be part of Andor on the map, but Caemlyn has not sent a tax 33 THE SHADOW RISING collector this far west in generations. Even if those three talk, who will believe three Tinkers? ” Farran glanced at Bornhald, half reached for his sword. Bornhald shook his head slightly, and Farran let his hand fall. “I mean to cross the river, Master Ordeith.
But Elaida had been one of the Accepted over those two novices, had taught their lessons and chastised them for slacking at chores, and she remembered. She could hardly believe that their plot could stretch back so far—al’Thor could not have been born much before that—yet it was the last link to tie them all together. For her, it was enough. Whatever Siuan was up to, she had to be stopped. Turmoil and chaos multiplied on every side. The Dark One was sure to break free—the very thought made Elaida shiver and wrap her shawl around her more tightly—and the Tower 29 THE SHADOW RISING had to be aloof from mundane struggles to face that.