Mercy Thompson has been hailed as "a heroine who...always remains true to herself" (Library Journal). Now she's back, and she'll soon discover that when the fae stalk the human world, it's the children who suffer...
Tensions between the fae and humans are coming to a head. And when coyote shapeshifter Mercy and her Alpha werewolf mate, Adam, are called upon to stop a rampaging troll, they find themselves with something that could be used to make the fae back down and forestall out-and-out war: a human child stolen long ago by the fae.
Defying the most powerful werewolf in the country, the humans, and the fae, Mercy, Adam, and their pack choose to protect the boy no matter what the cost. But who will protect them from a boy who is fire touched?
About the Author
Patricia Briggs is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Mercy Thompson urban fantasy series and the Alpha and Omega novels.
Praise for Fire Touched
"The world building is incredibly lush and subsuming...a fantastic urban fantasy adventure."--Fresh Fiction
"A brilliantly plotted and paced book...Fire Touched is fresh and game-changing."--Dear Author
"The characters are all realistic and vibrant."--The Independent
"Briggs' careful and layered building of both her world and her characters is an iron-clad guarantee of an outstanding read! Fans will love this one!"--RT Book Reviews
More Praise for the Mercy Thompson Novels
"I love these books."--Charlaine Harris, #1 New York Times bestselling author
"An excellent read with plenty of twists and turns...It left me wanting more."--Kim Harrison, #1 New York Times bestselling author
"The best new urban fantasy series I've read in years."--Kelley Armstrong, #1 New York Times bestselling author
"In the increasingly crowded field of kick-ass supernatural heroines, Mercy stands out as one of the best."--Locus
"Action-packed and with more than a few satisfying emotional payoffs...Patricia Briggs at the top of her game."--The Speculative Herald
"These are fantastic adventures, and Mercy reigns."--SFRevu
"Outstanding."--Charles de Lint, Fantasy & Science Fiction