Beautiful, talented Sable is political tribute, a slave-girl trained to be a skilled lover for the High Priest of a mountain god. However, when she is presented before the High Priest, it is the Priestess who falls in love with her... and no matter what the law says, she is determined to have Sable for herself...
Second edition, with updated cover.
Amaya is the youngest niece of the king. Once she believed she was only good for a marriage alliance, but now she knows her destiny is far greater. She has magic! Seduced and initiated into the erotic, disciplined world of magicians, she is unable to resist both temptation and adventure.
The cruel High Priest of the Sun God has a nefarious plan for Amaya: he is going to damage her reputation and have her sent away to a convent. But Amaya is not a shy, sad girl anymore—she is a magician, and she won’t surrender!
“Since that first hesitant touch, he often, somehow, found me. In a deserted stairwell or classroom, alone at the bus stop, in the suburban woods we hiked in. I’m not being entirely honest, because somehow I managed to be where he was, alone… as if waiting for him. As if this was some kind of silent game we played, where I would wait, and avert my face coyly when he found me…”
Kez is ship’s cook on a stolen ship crewed by pirates. The pirates are on the run from the corrupt Ascendancy government, and they’ve just picked up two new passengers: ‘unicorn’ people, aliens also fleeing for their lives.
Between towering trees and deadly desert, Kez and xir crewmates explore the dangers and wonders of a new, unexplored planet. Kez finds xirself embroiled in an unwitting rivalry over the lovely alien Seely, even as the crew struggles to find a water source. But water and sex might be the least of their worries…