Ward Against Destruction (Chronicles of a Reluctant Necromancer, #4)
by Melanie Card
Release Date: 10/05/15
Summary from Goodreads:
Ward deâAth used to the think that nothing could be more terrible than death . Now he realizes
there are worse things. Like his never-ending hunger for blood. Even if he c onquers the
unbearable cravings that drive him headlong toward destruction,heâs a wa nted man with a bleak
Assassin Celia Carlyle learns she is the only one who can protect Ward f rom disaster. She loves himâshe wants to help him, but no one can tell her how to save him from himself. And the confusing voices in her head scream to let him go.
But Ward's dark trials keep mounting. A malevolent evil is rising in the land, thr eatening to
unleash horror upon the world. The only way Ward can defeat it, and have the chance to marry
Celia, is by accepting his fate and becoming the one thing he swore he w ould never become..
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