Igniting Darkness (Courting Darkness, Book 2; His Fair Assassin, Book 5)

October 31, 2020
Igniting Darkness (Courting Darkness, Book 2; His Fair Assassin, Book 5)

Two assassins will risk absolutely everything—even theirown divinity—to save the people and the country they love in thislush historical fantasy from New York Times bestsellingauthor Robin LaFevers. Set in the world of the beloved His FairAssassin series, this smart, sensational follow up to CourtingDarkness is perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and HollyBlack.When you count Death as a friend, who can stand as yourenemy? Sybella, novitiate of the convent of Saint Mortain and Death’svengeance on earth, is still reeling from her God’s own passing,and along with him a guiding hand in her bloody work. But with hersisters on the run from their evil brother and under the watchfuleye of her one true friend (and love) at court, the soldier knownas Beast, Sybella stands alone as the Duchess ofBrittany’s protector. After months of seeking her out, Sybella has finally madecontact with a fellow novitiate of the convent, Genevieve, a molein the French court. But Sybella, having already drawn the ire ofthe French regent, may not be able to depend on her sister and allyas much as she hoped. Still, Death always finds a way, even if it’snot what one expects. No one can be trusted and the wolves are always waiting in thisthrilling conclusion to the Courting Darkness duology, set in theworld of Robin’s beloved His Fair Assassin trilogy.