Duchess Diane Tremontaine, the crowning gem of her city’s high class, sits in her manor’s window on The Hill and looks over her domain with eyes that cut and a mind that schemes.
Ellen Kushner’s paying jobs have included folksinger, book editor, national public radio host (Sound & Spirit/WGBH), writing teacher (Clarion, Odyssey, WRX, Hollins Child.Lit.MFA), audiobook narrator (all three Riverside novels for Neil Gaiman Presents) and pilgrim at Plimoth Plantation. Her Riverside novels begin with Swordspoint, followed by The Privilege of the Sword (Locus Award, Nebula nominee); The Fall of the Kings (written with Delia Sherman) and a growing collection of short stories. She lives in New York City with Delia Sherman, no cats, and a whole lot of airplane and theater ticket stubs she just can’t bring herself to throw away. EllenKushner.com. @EllenKushner.
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Tremontaine Teamwork at its finest.
Diane has her day in Council; Kaab prepares to leave the city.
Diane seeks help; Kaab and Vincent face their duel’s consequences.
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Vincent is forced into a confrontation; Kaab offers Diane an opportunity.
Diane offers Rafe a deal as Kaab attempts to bargain with Tess.
Diane navigates her precarious position, and Tess’s loyalties are torn.
Micah accompanies Rafe on his mission to rescue Will.
Diane faces an unexpectedly skilled adversary.