The Briarwood Betrayal
THE COURT OF CURSES SERIES, BOOK 1
A WARRIOR PRINCESS WANTS HER FATHER’S FAITH
Captain Aurora Toutchaud has plenty to prove to a father who just wishes she would behave like a proper princess. Discovering a dragon slain while on patrol, the determined royal suspects dark powers may be growing in the shadows of her father’s realm. But her cries of warning fall on deaf ears when on her arrival home, she’s accused of murdering the newborn prince and her father condemns her to death.
A CHARMING REGENT WANTS TO AVENGE HIS FATHER’S EXECUTION
After thirteen years of harsh sanctions, Regent Darian Thorn has returned to court seeking his earldom and revenge. With a territory abundant in iron for weapons and a growing rebellion, he’s suddenly a man rich with attention. Darian wants to avenge his father’s wrongful execution, but finds himself entangled with a warrior princess who doesn’t want his help.
Can they put their hearts on the line to defeat an enchanted foe? Or will they succumb to the dark magic that twisted their fates?
Kristina Kairn is an emerging award-winning author of paranormal suspense and fantasy fiction. She hails from the Bay Area, where she lives with her witty husband, two amazing soccer kids, and an aloof Holland lop bunny.
She enjoys pastries with strong coffee, walks in forests lit by dappled sunlight, and British detective shows (even the old ones like Poirot). And she still dreams of becoming an X-wing fighter pilot.