by K.A. Linde
Seventeen-year-old Cyrene Strohm's lifelong plans come to fruition when she's chosen to become an Affiliate to the Queen. Or so she thinks. Thrust into a world of dangerous political in ntrigue and deadly magic, Cyrene's position only grows more treacherous when she finds herself drawn to King Edric himself. Cyrene must decide if love is truly worth the price of freedom.