Even worse, Haden is banished to the mortal realm, and has just days to live as poison takes over his body and mind. Only Daphne’s kiss can save him, but how can she escape Garrick and reach Haden in time?
Surprises lurk around every corner in the final chapter of this romance story as Haden and Daphne fight to fulfill their destinies, challenging their fates and confronting the reality that they might die in the process.
- Original Title:The Immortal Throne (Into the Dark #3)
- Author:Bree Despain
- Rating:8.02 / 10
- Publisher:Published October 1st 2016 by Carolrhoda Books
I claw at the thick, inky, black veins that have spread through my arm and arch over my shoulder. They ache as if the black was tar seeping through my body, tainting my blood. And I do not know what has caused it.
Stones and twigs bite into my bare feet as I run. My vision fades in and out, blurring the trees in front of me. I stumble on a root and hit my shoulder, hard, on a trunk as I pass, sending pulses of agony shuddering down my blackened arm.
Almost there, I tell myself, fighting the impulse to give up. To stop. To simply abandon my search. Almost there.
I break through the trees that line this part of the lakeshore, and find myself on the abandoned neighborhood road that circles the lake. It’s dark, but not late. Someone should be out. Dog walkers. Joggers. Students traveling home after a school activity. Olympus Hills is usually buzzing with humans headed from one place to an...