Arrows of the Queen

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Daw Books, 1987 - Fiction - 320 pages
Talia, a young runaway, is made a herald at the royal court after she rescues one of the legendary Companions. When she uncovers a plot to seize the throne, Talia must use her empathic powers to save the queen.

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User Review  - lycomayflower - LibraryThing

This first book in the Arrows trilogy, set in Lackey's Valdemar, was mostly enjoyable. It's pretty episodic, which I don't love, but I liked Talia and the whole set up here enough to carry on. Since I ... Read full review

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User Review  - 2wonderY - LibraryThing

I was impressed by how much of daily mundane material sustained my interest. There was only one jarring moment when Talia lied to Selenay to get Skif out of trouble. She is supposedly unable to lie to ... Read full review

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About the author (1987)

Mercedes Lackey is a full-time writer and has published numerous novels and works of short fiction, including the best-sellingHeralds Of Valdemar series. She is also a professional lyricist and a licensed wild bird rehabilitator. She lives in Oklahoma with her husband, artist Larry Dixon, and their flock of parrots. She can be found at

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