Born of Shadows

Born of Shadows

By Sherrilyn Kenyon; Holter Graham (Read by)

Grand Central Publishing, Compact Disc, 9781611135329

Publication Date: January 3, 2012

Description

In a world where the League and its assassins rule, where betrayal and treachery are everywhere . . . the only survivors are those ones who are . . .

BORN OF SHADOWS

For Caillen Dagan, a defiant soldier of fortune, survival isn't a right, it's a brutal daily battle. Moving through the Ichidaian universe like a wraith, his brushes with the law and death are legendary. But when an act of rare heroism reveals his hidden birthright, he's forced into a world much more dangerous and cold-hearted than the bloody streets where he was raised-one of obscene wealth and lethal politics.

Ferocious and determined, Desideria serves as an official bodyguard for her queen. Born of questionable genetics, she will do anything to prove herself worthy of the weapons she carries and the position she's won by combat. But when she uncovers a ruthless plot to assassinate the queen and overthrow her country's government, Desideria is caught in the crosshairs.

With assassination contracts out on both of them, Caillen and Desideria must learn to fight together or die alone. And if they fail, their governments will fall into the hands of an unimaginable evil.



About the Author
Sherrilyn Kenyon is the #1 "New York Times "bestselling author of several series, including the Bureau of American Defense novels "BAD Attitude, " "Phantom in the Night, Whispered Lies, "and "Silent Truth "and the Belador series that includes" Blood Trinity, Alterant, "and" The Curse. "There are more than 25 million copies of her books in print in over one hundred countries. She lives with her family near Nashville, Tennessee. Visit her website at SherrilynKenyon.com.

Holter Graham, winner of "AudioFile" s 2008 Best Voice in Science Fiction & Fantasy for Sherrilyn Kenyon s "Acheron", is a stage, television, and screen actor. He has recorded numerous audiobooks, including much of Sherrilyn Kenyon s bestselling "Dark-Hunter "series. The winner of multiple "AudioFile" Earphones Awards, he has also read works by Scott Turow, Dean Koontz, C. J. Box, and Stephen Frey.

His film credits include "Fly Away Home, Maximum Overdrive, Hairspray", and "The Diversion", a short film which he acted in and produced. On television, he has appeared in "Army Wives, Damages, As The World Turns, Rescue Me, Law & Order "and "New York Undercover". He received a B.A. from Skidmore College and an M.F.A. from Vermont College.



Praise For Born of Shadows

"Kenyon boldly goes where no author has gone before and claims yet another genre as her own. With her League series, she has created a new, addictive universe and proven herself the undisputed master of the cross-genre novel."
-Publishers Weekly

"[A] publishing phenomenon...[Sherrilyn Kenyon is] the reigning queen of the wildly successful paranormal scene."
-Publishers Weekly

"Kenyon's writing is brisk, ironic, sexy, and relentless imaginative."
-Boston Globe

"Kenyon delivers the goods readers have come to expect, and more."
-Booklist