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I Needed to Win.
They Needed to Die.
Sallot Leon is a thief, and a good one at that. But Sal wants nothing more than to escape the life of highway robber and get closer to the upper-classand the nobles who destroyed their home.
When Sal steals a flyer for an audition to become a member of The Left Handthe Queen's personal assassins, named after the rings she wearsSal jumps at the chance to infiltrate the court and get revenge.
But the audition is a fight to the death filled with clever circus acrobats, lethal apothecaries, and vicious ex-soldiers. And as Sal succeeds in the competition, and wins the heart of Elise, an intriguing scribe at court, they start to dream of a new life and a different future, but one that Sal can have only if they survive.