Dark One’s MistressAldrea AlienFantasy Romance
|For centuries, the people have lived under the protection of their so-called Dark Lord. Now, with news of his death reaching the quiet village of Everdark, rumour whispers that his son, Lucias, is hunting for a mistress to beget him an heir.|
Clara doesn’t put much stock in village gossip, until she finds herself forcibly taken to the Lord’s fortress. Escape is not easy. She has no way out and, against a man with magic, little chance of fighting back. But the Lords are still men and the death of Lucias’ father is proof that they die just the same. And yet, if Lucias dies heirless, his army will be free to terrorize the land.
Such is the goal of Lenora of Ne’ermore, an old enemy and ex-prisoner of the kingdom. She is sending a man to slaughter Lucias and, to ensure there’s no chance of an heir, his mistress must die as well. It is a very beautiful novel including many emotions. The feelings described stay stronghold in our minds and hearts for a long time. The Lord and the kingdom have a rich legacy. We will get the feel of it as we go reading about the powers in this post. Our minds will be driven to know more about the past of the fortress and its making in a mass scale. The braveness of Lucias and the uncertain challenges keep you active throughout the novel. It is delightfully described and contained in a thought provoking manner.
Clara’s intentions and her repeated changes in direction and decisions are scripted very well. Till the end there is a driven suspense that keeps you attracted to the novel’s passage. Lucias is always confronted with different kinds of feeling with Clara, however the future of his kingdom remained pertinent in his mind. How he tackles all the issues that were revolving around his dignity is a true treat to be honored. Now, you have a question in mind..!!. One, what will be Clara’s stand? Will she try escaping as she always wished or get obliged to the king’s will? Read on to understand how this scenario turned romantic and if the kingdom ever had a route to protection.
Caught between regaining her freedom or losing it for the good of the kingdom, Clara struggles to decide her path before certain death breaches the gates.