Princess Jessalyn's betrothal is the talk of the realm, but all she cares about is escaping her family s smelly fishing kingdom. As queen of Gontir, her life will finally be perfect. But her plans are shattered when she s kidnapped by a murderous unicorn hunter in a plot to destroy Gontir. With her dreams in ruins, Jessalyn must decide if the life she s always wanted is worth the price of her heart.
Rachel Kirkaldie earned a BA in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing from BYU-Idaho in 2002. While she was there, she worked as a writing assistant in the student writing center, published poetry in the school literary magazine The Outlet, and attended multiple conferences and workshops. More recently she won "Publisher s Choice" for best Christmas story in a contest on ldspublisher.org. Although a full-time mother and a part-time state employee, she still finds time to dedicate to her writing, making it the best she possibly can.