By Stephanie Spinner
WATER SPIRIT DAMOSEL, the girl of the Lake, glides via Arthurian legend like a glamorous wraith, shimmering and moving among the worlds of fairies and people. Her wisdom is mammoth (magic, steel, men’s hearts) and results in her maximum honor—and worst mistake. Damosel makes a promise to the wizard Merlin to guard younger King Arthur, after which dares to wreck it—with devastating effects. the entire whereas, 17-year-old Twixt—a dwarf in an international the place distinction will be deadly—finds himself free of his merciless masters and relocating toward the single position he by no means anticipated to determine: King Arthur’s court docket at Camelot.
Stephanie Spinner intertwines the 2 narratives of Damosel and Twixt to attract us instantly into the wealthy Arthurian land of enchantment.
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