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Robert Laffont
EAN : 9782221250570
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 496
Size : 135 x 215 mm
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The Court of Darkness

Collection : Collection R
Release date : 15/10/2020
In the Court of Darkness, every misstep must be paid for in blood.

With this paranoid, terrifying masquerade, Victor Dixen offers a horrifying baroque alternate history that plunges into the darkest depths of the Grand Siècle.
 
In 1715, at death’s door, King Louis XIV sealed a terrible deal with the Lords of Darkness. Transformed into an immortal vampire in order to reign forever, the Sun King becomes the King of Darkness, bringing about a new dark age in France.
In 2015, accused of conspiring against the crown,...
In 1715, at death’s door, King Louis XIV sealed a terrible deal with the Lords of Darkness. Transformed into an immortal vampire in order to reign forever, the Sun King becomes the King of Darkness, bringing about a new dark age in France.
In 2015, accused of conspiring against the crown, Griselda’s family is killed in a bloody massacre. As the only survivor, the young commoner enters the prestigious Grand Equestrian School under a false identity. The school forms young nobles for their entry into the Court of Darkness. Griselda has only one goal: vengeance.
But between the sprawling intrigues of the living dead at Versailles, the betrayals of other aspiring equestrians, and a secret plot of rebellion, will Griselda survive long enough to achieve her goal?
 
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EAN : 9782221250570
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 496
Size : 135 x 215 mm
Robert Laffont