The Marble Key by Lawrence S Jewell
Approx. 71,600 words.
Published on June 12, 2012 by
Malachite Quills Publishing.
Caught between the unrestrained power of the Imperial Commercial Guild, the machinations of the Baron who controlled her, and a group of rag-tag ruffians, Marisse would surely be crushed. Unless…
She took the stranger’s hand and he hefted her onto the horse's back. In that instant, the whole world was changed.