Sera, one of the most promising students at the Magery, is tasked with protecting the Ruhlini’s family on their diplomatic travels.
But Sera's studies never covered how to fend off unwanted flirtations or how to help a pair of star-crossed lovers navigate the politics of their inconvenient affair.
With the drama surrounding this journey threatening to ruin her chance at becoming a mage, Sera will have to decide just how far she's willing to go to protect those in her care.
Note: This novella can be read as a stand-alone story, before or after the other books in the series.
To find the gods, Ayla may have to sacrifice her heart.
When mysterious raiders creep across the borders, Ayla does what any responsible mage-in-training would do. She petitions the gods for help.
Just when she finally receives a response, she discovers her father, the clan leader, plans to marry her off to the spoiled heir of another clan to secure an alliance.
Determined not to become a pawn in her father’s political games, Ayla concocts a new plan.
But is she prepared to leave her dreams behind and confront a forgotten foe in order to secure the future she wants?
When petitioning the gods, be careful what you ask for!
Ayla returns, ready to help the clans prepare for what's coming. But will the new mages be ready in time?
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