From the Night, the Prince Rises (An Ashen Twilight Prequel Short) by Rae Lori
Approx. 28,060 words.
Published on July 21, 2010.
For centuries, a group of immortals consisting of Nightwalkers, Lycans and Shifter Elves have lived under mortal eyes. Banning together for safety and survival, they created the group of houses lead by a select group of Patriarchs and Regents.
Outside of the mortal realm, the Aziza fairies dwell in peace. A benevolent race of immortals whose main job is to assist human hunters on their quests.