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By Diana Peterfreund

From Rampant and Ascendant writer Diana Peterfreund comes this exciting spouse to For Darkness exhibits the Stars.

Centuries after wars approximately destroyed civilization, Persis Blake's global is once more within the throes of rebellion.

For Persis, her public lifestyles is that of a socialite, jam-packed with events and ball robes. yet whereas she appears to be like a frivolous aristocrat, within Persis beats the guts of a spy--the similar center that's falling for the enemy, Justen Helo.

Persis's middle belongs to Justen, yet sooner than she will be able to inform him the reality, she discovers he has a mystery as well--one which can plunge their tropical paradise into one other darkish age. And Persis realizes she's not only risking her center, she's risking the area she's sworn to protect.

Across a Star-Swept Sea is a romantic, science-fictional reimagining of the vintage The Scarlet Pimpernel.

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