The Kiss of Deception
In the first book in Pearson's (Fox Forever, 2013) Remnant Chronicles, 17-year-old Princess Lia is doomed to an arranged marriage with an unknown prince in another kingdom. On her wedding day, Lia flees from her father's castle with her lady-in-waiting and settles in a fishing village where she gets a job working as a barmaid at a local inn. Here she meets two handsome young men, Rafe and Kaden, and is unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her. Deception abounds and Lia finds herself unlocking perilous secrets, even as she's falling deeply in love.