Synopses & Reviews
By day, Tess Noncoiré is a successful fantasy writer. But she has another career as well, trained by the Sisterhood of the Celestial Blade Warriors to fight demonic incursions into our world .
Her partner in this fight is a sarcastic, cigar-smoking imp called Scrap. And when she needs extra back-up, she turns to rare-book dealer Guilford Van der Hoyden-Smythe -- who knows more than he should about the Blade Warriors -- and the handsome, mysterious foster child of a demon, Donovan Estevez.
Together, Tess and her team weather demonic attacks, save the world from destruction, and make some powerful enemies along the way.
“Sit down, belt in, and hang on for a wild ride. Frost is an innovative and welcome new voice in urban fantasy.” - Patricia Briggs, NYT bestselling author of Blood Bound
(for Moon in the Mirror
"Featuring a courageous, witty, and downright endearing female protagonist reminiscent of Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake and Charlaine Harris's Sookie Stackhouse, this is a fast-paced supernatural-powered thriller." - B&N Review (for Hounding the Moon)
“These books feel like a nice Buffy spinoff.” - Jacqueline Lichtenberg, Hugo Award nominee for Best Fan Writer (for Moon in the Mirror)
“Readers who crave the fantasy equivalent of a summer movie will welcome Frosts debut.” - Publishers Weekly (for Hounding the Moon)
“This is a fun, fannish romp full of sarcastic quips and supernatural action.” - Locus (for Hounding the Moon)
“Frost has created a resourceful and appealing heroine whose strengths and weaknesses together make her a fully formed character. This sequel to Hounding the Moon continues a strong series.” - Library Journal (for Moon in the Mirror)
Tess Noncoire had been a successful fantasy writer when her life takes an unexpected turn. Having been nursed back to health by the Sisterhood of the Celestial Blade Warriors, it's now up to Tess to fight off the demons looking to invade the world.
Tess Noncoir? is a bestselling fantasy writer. She's also become a demon fighter trained in martial arts by the Sisterhood of the Celestial Blade Warriors and partnered with a mischievous imp named Scrap. Together they must find a young Native American girl who has disappeared-before she falls victim to a ferocious hound. As the hunt grows more desperate, the forces of darkness close in on them. Will an old Native American myth prove the key to salvation or to the end of life on Earth?
About the Author
P.R. Frost is a pseudonym for Irene Radford. She hikes the Columbia River Gorge for inspiration, reads omnivorously, and enjoys attending science fiction conventions. Her Tess Noncoiré series is complete, and includes Hounding the Moon, Moon in the Mirror, Faery Moon, and Forest Moon Rising.