In a world where women are all-powerful, Marquelle Green Tamryn is one of the most influential of all. The time has come for this woman to choose a husband from the unclaimed males in society's Top Slice. She decides upon Jorlan Raynard, heir to a fortune, a man perfectly suited to be her mate.

Against a sweeping canvas of intrigue and power, Jorlan and the Marquelle are fated to follow their hearts' desire. And when her life is threatened by one of her enemies she learns to rely on Jorlan in ways she is not used to...and to love him in a way she never thought possible. With this dazzling new work, Dara Joy transcends genre fection to create a vivid new world readers will never forget.


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"Entertaining Satirical Tale"
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted June 14, 2001

The antagonism between the she-lords, Green Tamryn and Claudine D'anbere probably started when they were learning partners as children. Green was an avid student while Claudine enjoyed being mischievous especially if her partner was the recipient of a prank. As adults, Green suffered losses and disasters that she Read more...

"Entertaining Futuristic Fantasy with Reverse Regency Theme"
Reviewed by Leslie Tramposch
Posted March 21, 2002

RITUAL OF PROOF takes place in a colony on the moon Forus,which had developed as a matriarchal society where women of noble blood rule and their sons are kept innocent, sheltered and protected, to preserve their veils for the women who would choose to fasten (marry) with Read more...


Ritual Of Proof
by Dara Joy

William Morrow & Co.
June 1, 2001
ISBN #0380978342
EAN #9780380978342
368 pages
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Dara Joy

Death By Ploot Ploot!
Wildcat Arrows
That Familiar Touch
The Night Before Christmas
Ritual of Proof
High Intensity
Tonight or Never
Mine to Take
High Energy
Knight of a Trillion Stars

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