And so it came to pass... through science, faith and force of will, the harmonics carved out for themselves a society that they conceived of as perfect. diverse peoples held together by respect for each other and the prospect of swift punishment if they disobeyed their laws. fertile land that embraced a variety of climates and seasons. angels to guard the mortals and mystics to guard the forbidden knowledge. jehovah to watch over them all... but an age of corruption has come to the land, threatening their peace and placing
This is a standalone sequel to archangel, set 150 years later in proverbially interesting times. samaria is industrialized; the manadavvi and jansai are wealthier; the edori are marginalized, their roaming lifestyle disrupted; and jovah seems to be turning a deaf ear to his angels' prayers for abatement of increasingly destructive storms. in the midst of all this, archangel delilah is incapacitated and replaced by shy, unworldly alleluia. alleya must pacify the tribes, calm the weather, make jovah hear her, forge a reconciliation with delilah, and find her angelico in order
Two hundred years ago, the god jovah created a legion of land dwelling angels, led by an appointed archangel. now, jovah has a new appointee: archangel gaaron. for his life-mate, his angelica, jovah has chosen a woman named susannah. slowly, an unspoken affection develops between the two. but there is a terrible threat besetting the land-and the true hearts of archangel and angelica may never be known.
A romantic fantasy anthology with four novellas from renowned authors of romance and fantasy... best-selling author claire delacroix gives readers a revisionist version of the medieval legend of melusine. best-selling author lynn kurland's trademark style shines in this tale of the magic and medieval romance between two lovers.world fantasy award-winner patricia a. mckillip tells of an artist's model and the transforming power of beauty and inspiration.national best-selling author sharon shinn offers a compelling romance set in a strange new off-world of angels and revolving around the pursuit of love.the very