By Robin Bridges
Lush and luxurious, romantic and sinister, The Morning superstar, Vol. III within the Katerina Trilogy, reimagines the lives of Russia's aristocracy in a fabulously intoxicating and page-turning fantasy.
St. Petersburg, Russia, 1890
Katerina Alexandrovna, Duchess of Oldenburg, desires to be referred to as a physician, now not a necromancer. yet Tsar Alexander III forbids ladies to wait clinical college; his curiosity in Katerina extends purely to her skill to elevate the useless. two times now, Katerina has helped him by utilizing her strength to thwart the forces of darkness--vampires bent on resurrecting the lich tsar Konstantin Pavlovich in order that he can take what he sees as his rightful position at the throne. Katerina suggestion she had certain Konstantin to the Greylands, the world of the useless, yet he has came upon a fashion out. Now he's looking for the Morning megastar, a sword that might permit him to command a legion of supernatural warriors.
Katerina needs to locate the sword earlier than Konstantin does--and she needs to go back and forth to Egypt to take action. alongside the way in which, she places up with undesirable realization from her former fiancé, the nefarious Prince Danilo, and struggles together with her emotions for her real love, George Alexandrovich. yet with the looming danger from Konstantin, Katerina's concentration is still at the sword. Russia's destiny should be decided by means of whoever wields the Morning Star--and can provide the ultimate blow.