|Author||Maria V. Snyder|
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As Ixia's chief of security, and a highly skilled assassin himself, can Valek track down the killer in time to save Yelena's life?
The outcome of each Chapter was determined by a poll.
Poll Results Edit
After reading Chapter One, 74% voted that Valek should follow the assassin.
At the end of Chapter Two, 57% of readers voted that Valek should fight.
After reading Chapter Three, 86% voted that Valek should promise to help the mysterious woman in exchange for his release.
At the end of Chapter Four, 60% of readers voted Valek should cut through the plains.