Hasan’s assault on the Roq has failed, and the Ransomers will exact terrible revenge. Marron has entered the service of Sieur Anton, while Julianne still waits for her wedding. Meanwhile, there are secrets to be revealed.
What is the reason for Sieur Anton’s shame? Who is the mysterious prisoner in the Roq’s dungeons? Who is Rudel, really, and why does Elisande hate him so? Most importantly of all, what lies within the Roq’s forbidden section, the place known as the Tower of the King’s Daughter?
The answers to these questions will set Marron and Julianne on a path neither of them could ever have dreamed.