Hybern and his legions have been defeated. The wall is no more and both fae and humans alike are learning to navigate this new way of living. In a post-war world, Feyre, Rhysand, and their inner circle are rebuilding the Night Court, maintaining new alliances, and remaining alert for whispers of discontentment.
Ruby Benoit has moved to Paris with her French husband, Marcel, and they spend their first few months in newlywed bliss soaking up the city. But war is looming and their marriage begins to fracture as Germany draws closer. It’s not long before her husband begins disappearing for days at a time.
In Villon-sur-Sarthe, France, 1774, Adeline LaRue is a dreamer. She wants to live beyond her countryside village and explore the world. Forced into an engagement, she prays for anything, anyone, to set her free.
Vengeance and love are strong motivators. After Tamlin’s betrayal in Hybern, Feyre returns to the Spring Court to play a game of hide and deceit in plain sight. There she spins Tamlin’s character traits and feelings to her advantage, patiently working to gather information on his plans with Hybern.