About the Story
They escaped her lethal present, now his past has caught up to them.He’s the World’s Greatest Thief.She’s his daring apprentice.It’s just a simple heist.Every one of those things is a lie.Remarin and Kit have built a decent life for themselves in Casterlane after wandering for years, running from King Alexander I of Veosia, who also happens to be Kit’s usurping uncle. Kit is really Kitarina Rutvor, the heir to the throne of Veosia. But when her uncle murdered her father and plotted her demise, she vanished into the night with Remarin, a dashing thief.But Remarin is much more than he seems, and his past is about to catch up to him in the person of the man sitting in the bar Remarin secretly owns.Family drama, past loves, courtly intrigue, magic, daring heists, protective assassins and talking daggers all weave together in a tapestry of lies, loves, and legends that is Queen of Kats.
About the Author
John G. Hartness is a teller of tales, a righter of wrong, defender of ladies’ virtues, and some people call him Maurice, for he speaks of the pompatus of love. He is also the author of The Black Knight Chronicles from Bell Bridge Books, a comedic urban fantasy series that answers the eternal question “Why aren’t there more fat vampires?” He is also the creator of the comic horror Bubba the Monster Hunter series, and the creator and co-editor of the Big Bad series of horror anthologies from Dark Oak Press and Media. 2015 has seen John launch a new dark fantasy series featuring Quncy Harker, Demon Hunter.
In his copious free time John enjoys long walks on the beach, rescuing kittens from trees and recording new episodes of his ridiculous podcast Literate Liquors, where he pairs book reviews and alcoholic drinks in new and ludicrous ways. John is also a contributor to the Magical Words group blog. An avid Magic: the Gathering player, John is strong in his nerd-fu and has sometimes been referred to as “the Kevin Smith of Charlotte, NC.” And not just for his girth.