Could you decide to hunt outlaws to protect those who treat you like dirt?
Would you choose to help someone who you knew was not who they claimed to be?
Can you keep a secret with death lurking ever closer?
Not only does Marilana make her choices with confidence, but she is still in her youth, not yet considered an adult. A young lioness, fiercely devoted to her path as a bandit hunter, a student, a servant, and a healer, Marilana lives a lonely life. With few friends and a desolate future, she is suspicious of the new lion in her class. When Marquiese forces his way into Marilana's path, lives...