When a man is caught stealing from a walled garden
owned by a strange woman, he bargains away his
youngest daughter in return for food for his family. The
woman, rumored to be a witch, takes the golden-haired
child and locks her away in a high tower. Sixteen years
later, Giselle has lived an isolated life, but her adoptive
mother has trained her in Air magic, and Giselle must use
her new skills on a quest to avenge her broken heart...
Mercedes Lackey is the New York Times bestselling American Fantasy author behind the Heralds of Valdemar series, The Elemental Masters series, the 100 Kingdoms series, and many more. She has published over 100 novels in under 25 years.