Former gunrunner-turned-Empress Hail Bristol was dragged back to her home planet to fill her rightful position in the palace. Read more...
Former gunrunner-turned-Empress Hail Bristol was dragged back to her home planet to fill her rightful position in the palace. With her sisters and parents murdered, the Indranan empire is on the brink of war. Hail must quickly make alliances with nearby worlds if she has any hope of surviving her rule. When peace talks turn violent and Hail realizes she's been betrayed, she must rely on her old gunrunning ways to get out of trouble. With help from an old boss and some surprising new allies, she must risk everything to save her world. The Indranan WarBehind the ThroneAfter the Crow
- ISBN-13: 9780316308632
- ISBN-10: 0316308633
- Publisher: Orbit
- Publish Date: December 2016
- Page Count: 416
- Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.4 x 1.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.75 pounds
Series: Indranan War #1
Publishers Weekly® Reviews
- Reviewed in: Publishers Weekly, page .
- Review Date: 2016-09-19
- Reviewer: Staff
Wagerss exciting second Indranan War space epic keeps roaring, with plenty of action, tension, and constant interplay among the characters. In Behind the Throne, Hail Bristol, gunrunner and secret heir to the 31st-century galactic Indranan Empire, was dragged back home after her sisters were murdered. She had to assume the throne and the struggle against political intrigue and a looming war. Now a calamity engineered by Hails enemies has knocked the empire off balance and has given Hail and her laser-focused personal bodyguards, Emmory and Zin, the biggest challenges of her short reign. In order for her and the empire to survive, shell need all the help she can get from both the Indranans she can trustwho are fewand her gunrunning acquaintances, who are less trustworthy. In fact, one of them has put a price on Hails head. Wagers pulls readers into Hails former haunts in the intergalactic underworld, perfectly showing off her more disreputable but constantly useful talents, which were often hinted at before. Hail is in her element again, as Wagerss fans will be. Agent: Andrew Zack, Zack Company. (Dec.)