A Local Habitation: An October Daye Novel
by Seanan McGuire
Cover Artist: Chris McGrath
Review by Gayle Surrette
DAW Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9780756405960
Date: 02 March 2010 List Price $7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK / Show Article /
October "Toby" Daye should have learned long ago that when a job looks easy, that's when you should write your will, pay up your insurance, and run the other way. But when Sylvester, the Duke of the Shadowed Hills, and her liege, asks her to check on January O'Leary in the County of Tamed Lightning because he hadn't heard from her in a while -- it seemed simple and she should have known better. From official release/information:
Product Description: Now comes the second in the series-from a dynamic new fantasy talent! Toby Daye-a half-human, half-fae changeling-has been an outsider from birth. After getting burned by both sides of her heritage, Toby has denied the fae world, retreating to a "normal" life. Unfortunately for her, the Faerie world had other ideas...