A Deal with the Elf King by Elise Kova

A Deal with the Elf King by Elise Kova

The elves come for two things: war and wives. In both cases, they come for death. Three thousand years ago, humans were hunted by powerful races with wild magic until the treaty was formed. Now, for centuries, the elves have taken a young woman from Luella’s village to be their Human Queen. To be chosen is seen as a mark of death by the townsfolk. A mark nineteen-year-old Luella is grateful to have escaped as a girl. Instead, she’s dedicated her life to studying herbology and becoming the town’s only healer. That is, until the Elf King unexpectedly arrives, for her… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings

  • Child neglect recounted
  • Forced marriage
  • Sibling with substance addiction
  • Drug use & abuse discussed
  • Alcohol consumption, on-page
  • Pregnancy mentioned
  • Heart disease & other chronic illnesses mentioned
  • Murder & attempted murder
  • Attempted kidnapping
  • War & rebellion discussed