Author: Robin LaFevers
Book Category: Historical

When Ismae escapes a brutal upbringing and seeks sanctuary in a local convent, she discovers her destiny. Her gifts of special sight and natural immunity to poison make her the perfect choice to become the handmaiden assassin for St. Mortain – the ancient god of death. Her first assignment takes her to the elegant and treacherous court of Brittany, accompanied by Duval, a man she’s not sure she can trust.