A THRONE FOR THE TAKING
A THRONE FOR THE TAKING (4.5) by Kate Walker: Ten years ago, Ria Escalona had her friend Alexei exiled from Mecjoria. But now she knows the truth, and she needs him back to save their country from tyranny and civil unrest. Can she do it without revealing her true feelings? Alexei Sarova has spent the past decade forgetting Ria, building a successful but lonely life. Now she’s back and needs his help to claim the throne of their homeland. Will she agree to his unscrupulous terms? The majesty of Walker’s fictional principality shines, and her frenemies-to-love story is perfectly passionate.