A brief excerpt from The King & His Queen
Available February 2017
“Hemera!” Talon cursed himself when she startled and stretched her hands out for balance and to keep from falling off the roof.
“You might want to try talking to her more calmly,” Paine suggested and received a scowl from Talon that stabbed at him like a sharp knife, though did not penetrate… a smile being his shield.
Talon came to stand a short distance away from the ladder leaning against the roof. His voice remained strong, though he did not bellow at her. “Get down from there now, Hemera.”