Truth in the Dark

I am not beautiful Knife s entire existence has been as twisted as his flesh and his face The only thing beautiful in his life is his sister When Gwennie is obliged to turn a suitor down because she fears to leave her brother to the brutality of their village, Knife is desperate for anything

Bloodraven (Bloodraven, #1)

A son of a forest dwelling people, Yhalen knows little of the world outside the ancestral forest, until he is captured by a band of ogres on a slave taking mission Only grim tales of the barbaric giants had reached the forest, but Yhalen soon learns that even the darkest fireside story only hinted