Vicky Peterwald is longer just heir to an imperial dynasty. She survived naval training and proved her mettle in combat to help the starving people of St. Petersburg. Now she is truly a Grand Duchess, leading a battle fleet in a rebellion against the tyranny of her stepmother, the Empress. Determined to stop her stepdaughter's betrayal from upsetting the power balance within the Peterwald Empire, the Empress is leading her own armada to St. Petersburg, intent on killing Vicky and every soul who helped her?
Mike Shepherd is the New York Times bestselling author of the Kris Longknife series, including Defender, Furious, Daring, and Unrelenting, as well as the Jump Universe series, including To Do or Die and They Also Serve, and the Vicky Peterwald series, including Target and Survivor.