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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday (31): The Falconer

The Falconer by Elizabeth May
(The Falconer #1)
Publication Date: September 19, 2013
Lady Aileana Kameron can sing, paint prettily, and murder the fae as easily as dancing a waltz. But how far is she prepared to go for vengeance . . . ?

Edinburgh, Scotland, 1844

18-year-old Lady Aileana Kameron, the only daughter of the Marquess of Douglas, was destined to a life carefully planned around Edinburgh’s social events – right up until a faery kills her mother.

Now it’s the 1844 winter season. Between a seeming endless number of parties, Aileana slaughters faeries in secret. Armed with modified percussion pistols and explosives, every night she sheds her aristocratic facade and goes hunting. She’s determined to track down the faery who murdered her mother, and to destroy any who prey on humans in the city’s many dark alleyways.

But she never even considered that she might become attracted to one. To the magnetic Kiaran MacKay, the faery who trained her to kill his own kind. Nor is she at all prepared for the revelation he’s going to bring. Because Midwinter is approaching, and with it an eclipse that has the ability to unlock a Fae prison and begin the Wild Hunt.

A battle looms, and Aileana is going to have to decide how much she’s willing to lose – and just how far she’ll go to avenge her mother’s murder.
I had been waiting on this one for ages. AND NOW IT HAS THAT ORGASMIC COVER. I have been waiting ages for this cover to come out and now I am dying, dying to get my hands on a review copy. And if I can't I will die to get my hands on a finished copy. But, in either instance, I am going to die. What do you all think of this? Pique your interest? Does that cover just makes you want to reach into the screen and read it now? Tell me in the comments below! Leave your links to what you're waiting for this Wednesday!