Today’s special feature is the historical romance and fantasy novel, A Grave Inheritance by Kari Edgren.
about A Grave Inheritance:
Kilbrid may descend from the goddess Brigid, but her heart beats—and breaks—the
same as any human. Yet enduring the scorn of London’s most noble lords and
ladies is a small price to pay for a chance at true happiness. Selah would
endure much more for love, and her betrothed, Lord Henry Fitzalan, is prepared
to challenge anyone foolish enough to stand in their way—even another goddess
when a captivating young gentleman draws Selah into a world shadowed by
secrets, she is forced to confront her darkest fears. What if some differences
are too great to overcome and a future with Henry is doomed from the start?
these doubts threatening her impending marriage, a violent attack on an
innocent child pushes Selah to the very edge of her power. She must find a way
to cross into the Otherworld and regain her strength—or forfeit the streets of
London to death and disease.
skirts. Then in one deft movement, I turned to face Henry, planting one knee on
either side of the cushion and straddling his lap.
until our lips almost touched. “I suggest a duel.”
Lord Stroud in the morning.”
Fitzalan. I have just challenged you to a duel. Do you accept?”
Firelight played against his skin, illuminated the mix of curiosity and
amusement in his eyes. “Which weapons do you propose?”
body thrummed with excitement, and I had to exert every bit of self-control not
to press myself against him.
suit you, my lady?”
just out of reach. “Oh, no,” I laughed. “I’ll be using an even more deadly
weapon.” I tightened my knees once more as Brigid’s fire flared to life inside
women is either poison, or their…” His voice trailed off and he swallowed hard.
his throat. “Yes, please…”
Goddess Born series. In 2010 and 2011 she was a semifinalist for the Amazon
Break Through Novel Award. In 2013, she was a RWA Golden Heart finalist. Ms.
Edgren enjoys writing both historical and contemporary fiction, so long as
there’s a spark of paranormal. She resides on a mountain top in the Pacific
Northwest where she spends a great deal of time dreaming about the sun and
torturing her husband and children with strange food and random historical