*I won a free copy of this e-book in a LibraryThing Member Giveaway*
is the newest Talon of the Raptor Clan, mercenaries prized by rulers,
nobles, and the wealthy as elite bodyguards. Like all Talons, she
survived five Ordeals and ten years of grueling training.
is not the strongest mercenary in the Raptor Clan, but she is the
craftiest. Only tricking her opponents into underestimating her got her
through the long years of Clan training. Those years honed her weapon
skills, but not as much as her sharp wits. Even the ability she gets
from the rune she was given by the Unknown Goddess depends on her guile.
first assignment for the Clan, to guard a young princess, requires all
Alisha's skill, wit, and her newly acquired rune to keep the young heir
to the kingdom alive.
i haven't finish reading the boo yet... but
it's actually a great book..for something new girls are guardians...i
guess this story is influence by Japanese Samurai's and their clans...
and also with mixture of goddesses, which makes this more thrilling,
magical and wonderful.. i would really like to know all about Alisha's
journey..so, i guess, i'll keep reading, but for now..here is my partial