A Prince In Need, the immediate sequel to An Unlikely Duke, is scheduled to be released in June 2008, by Helm Publishing.
When past sins bleed into the present, and the victims seek vengeance upon the perpetrators, how long is it before far enough becomes too far?
When King Reginald Claybourne of Myrridia is slain by an unknown assailant duirng a visit to a Rhennsbury brothel, the question of motive is open - was the killing political or personal?
Reginald's children, Robert and Allyson, enlist the aid of Helen Lattimore and Chris McCabe to investigate the murder, unaware that Helen and Chris have a problem of their own - two unexpected visitors from Chris's home world.
During the journey to Rhennsbury, one of their visitors encounters a sorceress, Cecelia Falkes, who threatens Chris in his role as the Duke of Saelym.
Is Cecelia involved with Reginald's killer, and if so, is the king's death revenge for crimes he committed in the past? And are Robert and Allyson her next targets?