When Prue McGuire is kidnapped by the Necromancer-an evil entity that feasts on souls-Erik the Golden must harness his air Magick to recover the woman he has come to love more than life itself.
Duty and passion are a dangerous combination in the paranormal world of Denise Rossetti, author of The Flame and the Shadow, Thief of Light, and Lone Warrior Rosarina of the Garden is the most famed--and desired--courtesan of her time. She is also a spy, the heir-apparent of Caracoles Spymaster, sent on a deadly mission to Green IV. She cannot afford to trust anyone, least of all a man with his own agenda--and the ability to crack her cool composure. ;
Technomage Quintus is on Green IV to repair the great Machine that keeps that planet habitable. He doesnt expect to encounter the Dark Rose again, but hes determined to make the most of it. Shell be a most pleasing lover once he convinces her to accept his offer.
But there is more in play on Green IV than either know. The Necromancer is waiting for the perfect moment to exact his revenge. If Rose and Quin cannot learn to trust each other then the Necromancer will rule--and even love wont be enough to save them.