Dark Triumph

Dark Triumph

By Robin Lafevers

Harcourt Brace and Company, Hardcover, 9780547628387, 400pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013

New York Times Bestseller Spring 2013 Kids' Indie Next List
Sybella's dutyas Death's assassin in 15th-century Franceforces herreturnhome tothe personal hell thatshehad finally escaped.Love andromance, history and magic, vengeance and salvationconvergein this thrilling sequel to "Grave Mercy." Sybella arrives at the convent's doorstep half mad with grief and despair. Those that serve Death are only too happy to offer her refuge but at a price. The convent views Sybella, naturally skilled in the arts of both death and seduction, as one of their most dangerous weapons. But those assassin's skills are little comfort when the convent returns her to a life that nearly drove her mad. And while Sybella is a weapon of justice wrought by the god of Death himself, He must give her a reason to live. When she discovers an unexpected ally imprisoned in the dungeons, will a daughter of Death find something other than vengeance to live for?

About the Author
Robin LaFevers was raised on fairy tales, Bulfinch s mythology, and nineteenth-century poetry. It is not surprising that she grew up to be a hopeless romantic. She was lucky enough to find her one true love, and is living happily ever after with him in California. www.robinlafevers.com