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The Assassin's Curse

The Assassin's Curse

ISBN: 1908844019

Title: The Assassin's Curse

Author: Cassandra Rose Clarke

KDL Description:

The Assassin’s Curse
SF TEEN CLARKE

Ananna inadvertently saves the life of the assassin, Naji, invoking an unbreakable curse. Determined to break the curse, Naji and Ananna set out to find the cure.

Amazon Description:

Ananna of the Tanarau abandons ship when her parents try to marry her off to an allying pirate clan: she wants to captain her own boat, not serve as second-in-command to her handsome yet clueless fiance. But her escape has dire consequences when she learns the scorned clan has sent an assassin after her. 

And when the assassin, Naji, finally catches up with her, things get even worse. Ananna inadvertently triggers a nasty curse-—with a life-altering result. Now Ananna and Naji are forced to become uneasy allies as they work together to break the curse and return their lives back to normal. Or at least as normal as the lives of a pirate and an assassin can be.