"A sweeping story of adventure, lushly written, intricately conceived, and meticulously imagined. Sure to appeal to Dorothy Dunnett fans and those who love tales of Victorian India."
-- James P. Mallory, author of The Merlin Trilogy and Crown of Vengeance
"An intriguing protagonist, an exotic setting, and a clash of cultures combine to create a fascinating novel."
-- India Edghill, author of Queenmaker and Game of Queens
"I'm sure I've heard Zarabeth's name before, in some other context... perhaps I knew Jefferji in another life, or was also in a relationship with those sorts of spiritual energies. Regardless of when we met originally, I'm very glad to reacquaint myself with Tamisen's incredible story of birth, rebirth, and all that goes between!"
-- Janis Ian