Harry Dresden’s life finally seems to be calming down. The White
Council’s war with the vampiric Red Court has entered a period of
detente, no one’s tried to kill him in nearly a year, and the worst
problem he’s had lately is working out how to remove the stains his
apprentice bungled into his carpeting. The future looks fairly bright.
Unfortunately, the past isn’t nearly as promising.
bargain placed Harry in debt to Mab, monarch of the Winter Court of the
Sidhe and the Queen of Air and Darkness. Harry still owes the Winter
Queen of Faerie two favours, and it’s time to pay one of them off. It’s
a small favour that he really can’t refuse, but it will trap Harry
between a nightmarish foe and an equally deadly ally, stretching his
skills and loyalties to their very limits.
It figures. Everything was going too well to last.
Orbit, paperback, 448 pages, published February 2009
Author: Jim Butcher
Files novels, in order:
Storm Front - the one with supernatural murders
Fool Moon – the one with the werewolves
Grave Peril – the one with the mad ghosts
Summer Knight – the one with the Faerie war
Death Masks – the one with the Shroud of Turin
Blood Rites – the one with Thomas’ vampire family secret
Dead Beat – the one with the vampire deal in Graceland
White Night - the one where apparent suicides turn out to be magical murders, implicating Thomas
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 16 December, 2008.