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.
Welcome to Tremontaine, the prequel to Ellen Kushner’s beloved Riverside series that began with Swordspoint! A Duchess whose beauty is matched only by her cunning; her husband’s affair with a handsome scholar; a foreigner in a playground of swordplay and secrets; and a mathematical genius on the brink of revolution—when long-buried lies threaten to come to light, betrayal and treachery know no bounds with stakes this high. Mind your manners and enjoy the chocolate in a dance of sparkling wit and political intrigue.
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Welcome to Tremontaine, the prequel to Ellen Kushner’s beloved Riverside series that began with Swordspoint!
We are excited to share that all 13 episodes of Season Two of our delicious fantasy of manners are now available in collected editions from the retailer of your choice.
Learn Ellen's secrets - at least a few of them (she wouldn't never reveal ALL).
Tremontaine Teamwork at its finest.
Diane has her day in Council; Kaab prepares to leave the city.
Sometimes, no matter how you twist and turn, you can’t escape your fate.
Diane seeks help; Kaab and Vincent face their duel’s consequences.
Serial Box is so proud of all of the fantastic fiction we published in 2016! Should anyone be inclined towards award nominations, here is a complete list of our eligible items.
When it comes to murder, there's a lot to be thought of.