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    • ISBN:9780356501451
    • Publication date:12 Nov 2013
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Long Live the Queen

Book 3 of the Immortal Empire

By Kate Locke

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The final novel in this frightfully fun urban fantasy series full of goblins, corsets and undead aristocrats - set in an alternate world where the Victorian age never ended . . .

Xandra Vardan thought life would be simpler when she accepted the goblin crown and became their queen, but life has only become more complicated. The vampires, werewolves and humans all want the goblins on their side, because whoever has the goblins - wins.

With human zealots intent on ridding the world of anyone with plagued blood and supernatural politics taking Britain to the verge of civil war, Xandra's finding out that being queen isn't all it's cracked up to be, and if she doesn't do something fast, hers will be the shortest reign in history.

Biographical Notes

Kate Locke is a shameless anglophile who wrote her first book at age twelve. Fortunately, that book about a British pop band is lost forever. When not experimenting with new hair colours, Kate likes to hang out with her husband who, while not from England, can do a pretty convincing accent. She loves history, the paranormal, horror and sparkly things.

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  • ISBN: 9781405511971
  • Publication date: 12 Nov 2013
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