Buddy flick epic fantasy! The second in the Assassins of Landria series from the award-winning, bestselling author of Scourge: A Novel of Darkhurst and The Chronicles Of The Necromancer books!<.p>
Wandering mystic Yefim Makary, known to his followers as the 'Witch Lord', disappeared before he could be accused of inciting dissent against King Kristoph. His supporters among the disenchanted aristocrats who weren't arrested have fled or died by their own hand. The king is happy to put the matter behind him. Yet Burke, the commander of the elite King's Shadows, doesn't believe the threat is over, and he assigns his two most troublesome, rule-breaking-and successful-assassins to ferret out the real threat and put a stop to Makary's plots.
Joel "Ridge" Breckinridge and Garrett "Rett" Kennard rose through the ranks of the Landrian army together, from teenaged conscripts to seasoned fighters. Together, they became the most feared team of assassins in Landria, surviving longer that most in their profession by virtue of excellent fighting skills, legendary bravado, peerless strategy, and an uncanny synchronicity.
As the threads of a new plot come together revealing disloyalty among the priests and generals, Ridge and Rett once again find themselves on the run, hoping they and their allies can figure out the Witch Lord's latest scheme before it costs them their lives-and the king his throne.
Praise for Gail Z. Martin:
"I give Assassin's Honor a well deserved five plus stars. Looking forward to more by this author."-Locks Hooks and Books
"A fun book from the first page. An exciting ride with interesting characters, a different world, a boat load of tension and danger around every corner."-Mixed Book Bag on Assassin's Honor
"Assassin's Honor is a delicious mix of dark adventure, mystery, binding friendship, and snark. This story was a delight from beginning to end."-Dab of Darkness
"There's plenty of action and plot embroidery, and the pages turn easily."-Kirkus Reviews on Ice Forged
"Those who enjoy the large-scale fantasy of George R.R. Martin and Robert Jordan should enjoy this."-Library Journal on The Sworn
"Adventure with whole-hearted passion."-SFX on The Summoner
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About the Author
Gail Z. Martin discovered her passion for SF, fantasy and ghost stories in elementary school. The first story she wrote - at age five - was about a vampire. Her favorite TV show as a preschooler was Dark Shadows. At age 14 she decided to become a writer. She enjoys attending SF/Fantasy conventions, Renaissance fairs and living history sites. She is married and has three children, a Himalayan cat and a golden retriever.