Fledge, the Story Witch of the Ten
Nations Fair, is helping with meat detail when she makes an
interesting discovery: a winged man lying with the corpses.
She realizes that he’s not dead. Despite the danger to herself
from SpurSergeant, the leader of the Fair, she rescues the man
by taking him to her tent.
Miriliel the Burnished, an Aetherii
scholar, has been left for dead. He remembers being with his
friend, Janarnavriel the Noir, but he doesn’t remember what
happened after that. He is grateful to Fledge for rescuing
him, and finds himself deeply attracted to the circus girl.
Fledge is also attracted to Mirry, but
knows that she’s not in his circle. Mirry, however, won’t be
dissuaded. To keep her from being punished for his rescue, he
purchases her services from SpurSergeant and takes her to his
home. There they discover that they are truly made for each
But the world intrudes. Mirry wants to
search for Jan’s body, because he knows that his friend is
dead and deserves a proper burial. And Fledge feels like she
doesn’t fit in with Mirry’s world. When she is offered a job
with a famous opera singer, she accepts. Then the real
Tailspin is a fantasy
adventure that takes the reader soaring with the Aetherii and
never lets them down. This book has it all. There is romance
and adventure. Love and passion. Danger and demons. I was
captivated from page one and loved it until the end.
There were scenes that made me cringe and
scenes that made me sigh. Both Mirry and Jan are strong, alpha
males, and it was interesting to watch them interact, and come
to terms with how they felt about each other. Fledge, while
not educated and sophisticated, is strong able to take care of
Tailspin is an adventure
not to be missed. I Joyfully Recommend this tale to lovers of