By Robin D. Owens
With their magic obstacles falling and negative monsters invading, the Marshalls of Lladrana needs to stick with old culture and Summon a savior from the Exotique land. . .
For Alexa Fitzwalter, the Marshall's name pulled the savvy attorney right into a realm the place she slightly understood the language, not to mention the intricacies of politics and tool. Armed simply together with her wits, a magical spouse and assistance from the chevalier Bastien, Alexa needs to use her very human brain and talents to struggle the encroaching evil-and withstand manipulation through the Marshall's to strength her to stick in Lladrana.
Now torn among her affinity for this realm and Earth, will she go back domestic if given the opportunity? Or dare she danger every thing for a land no longer her own?
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Friend? After a few minutes the marble floor, though warm, felt really hard. Alexa rocked to her hands and knees, then stood and wobbled. Until she saw him. Then she was struck still and dumb with pure admiration. Wow! Only the dim crystals in the rafters and the glowing gemstone crystals in a rainbow on the altar lit the room, but it was enough. He lay on his back, the outline of his muscles flickering wet and golden-hued. Alexa swallowed hard. She took a step forward.
She uncurled from a fetal position and looked around her. Everything in the room—her own room— was of the highest quality. She had passed "tests" and been granted the status of Marshall. Alexa shuddered at the thought of the tests. She'd thought a month of studying for the Colorado bar had been bad! That was then. This was now. And now was an entirely different world. Tests. She'd focus on that. The little star-ball—atomball—had been a test. Partis had said so before he sent it to her. Many had been surprised she could handle it.
Asked Urvey, looking longingly at the door, probably thinking of the good meal they'd been promised. Trust a growing boy to think of his stomach, even after such an ordeal! Bastien said, "No, of course not. " He waved a hand at the door. Urvey's brows came down. " He opened his mouth as if to offer help, then shut it. They both knew about manly pride. " Bastien grinned. Nothing to do now but to laugh at the situation he'd gotten himself into. "Go. Get some meat and mead. " That reassured the boy.