Pool of Rathorne: A girl in hiding, a deadly curse, a prophecy some would do anything to destroy… Concealing her hideous affliction beneath a witch’s robes and spells, Tash Severin embarks on a journey that may be her only hope of living a normal life, free of pain and scorn. The Pool of Rathorne’s healing waters promise a cure in a world where the crippled are shunned and the Cursed are imprisoned. But a chance meeting with the enigmatic Raoul Duberger changes Tash’s journey – and her life. Beneath his expensive cloak and aristocratic presence, Raoul also hides his true identity. His lies are a foil for deadly truths, some of which may change her destiny forever.
In a kingdom where secrets are worth killing for, does Tash have the courage to trust this stranger and risk her life? And maybe change the future of an oppressed land forever?