Quiet Knives by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 9.
Approx. 19,060 words.
Published on June 13, 2011 by
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number 9
In this volume is "Veil of the Dancer," in which a scholar with three daughters properly marries off the two eldest, while teaching the youngest, Inas, how to read.
Also included is "Quiet Knives," which finds Captain Rolanni with time on her hands -- time to fulfill a promise she made years ago to a man who may no longer be a friend.