"Historical romance devotees will enjoy Michels's adoring use of some of the classic tropes of the genre-the spare heir, the wrong brother as hero, the heroine in men's clothing-but what makes the book so enjoyable is the way Michels makes the...
"Not appropriate for young people. This should not have been classified as YA. Both heroines kill without remorse. One heroine is an assassin with multiple lovers of both sexes, prostitution, children in brothels, violence, and sex. I don't want my..."
"When I first started the book, I wasn't sure that I'd finish it. Glad I did. I read the series and found it intriguing. I was not fond of the suicide part of it, but it did lay a foundation for the story-only one of many ways to end up in the betw..."