The fae are once again menacing coyote shifter Mercy Thompson in Briggs' latest mesmerizing adventure. Always an astonishing storyteller, Briggs keeps adding layers of rich complexity to her characters and their world. Fasten your seat belts, it seems Mercy is in for a very bumpy ride! Here's another for your keeper shelf.
As newly declared mates, Adam and Mercy continue to build their romantic relationship; sadly, they are also the targets of an insidious internal pack plot. Then Mercy discovers that her dear werewolf friend Samuel is having significant control issues, so much so that his life could be forfeit if either Adam or Bran discover it. If that wasn't enough, when Mercy tries to return a borrowed fae book, she is suddenly under attack by forces who want control of an immensely dangerous artifact -- and are willing to do anything to obtain it. (ACE, Apr., 352 pp., $24.95)