At first, expecting her new job to be easy, Jade Darcy is oblivious to the religious strife wracking the world of Restaapa.
and Megan Cafferty, her employer, discover that the Restaapans are in
the process of choosing a new heir to the throne. During this process,
the candidates hatch plots against anyone they see as a danger to their
victory. Each one of them will go to any extreme, even murder, to assure
his election as Restaapa’s heir.
Jade and Megan are pegged as
threats that must be eliminated. And Jade has the difficult task of
restoring order to Restaapa as well as protecting her own life.
"You'll have to go a long way to find a more addictive heroine."--Spider Robinson