[Image description: A black and white book cover entitled “The Ring and the Bridle”. The cover has a border of Celtic knots. The title is surrounded by filigree. Below the title is a silhouette of a horse rearing.]
Eddie accidentally incurs the wrath of a kelpie when she save her older brother from drowning. Instead of finding help from the local magic community however she instead finds herself “being pulled three different ways”. By the old woman and her jinn who may have ulterior motives, the eternally young Scot with a guilty conscience, and most of all by the local enchanter who offers her a golden bridle to enslave her foe.
The choice however is hers alone.
Yes, she did mean him harm, she had the charm and the bridle. She would enslave him before he could do the same to her. She would cut him before he could cut her. She seethed, fuck this shit, how had they come to a god damned Mexican stand-off in the middle of an amusement park ride?!
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