The Hidden Family
The Hidden Family, Book Two in Chares Stross?s action packed and provocative new series, The Merchant Princes, is a definite must Read for any avid Science fiction or Fantasy Fan. This book is a nice next step of Stross, and is showing him to be one of the best new authors in the Science Fiction genre.
The action only gets more intense and exciting as Miriam continues on her seemingly out of reach goal to survive and find her place in a Family she does not, and never asked tonot know; in an alternate world, she never wanted to go to, deal with the politics of a kingdom know as Gruinmarkt, and in this entire situation still keep her life as a high tech journalist in Boston.When she quickly, finds yet another world, unknown to the six families known as The Clan, and with it an unknown seventh family that wants revenge on the rest of The Clan, it be comes a race to get her plans for a business that would work for the benefit of all three worlds in action and beat the clock be for before her enemies in The Clan destroy them at the next Clan meeting, and that is when the new twists begin and the unknown and sometimes two faced players come out. With the Political problems in the newest world she has found slowing hear down, see finds her selfWhen a Clan member turns traitor, her plans are nearly ruined. With the Political problems in the newest world she has found, and the lack of women?s rights she must struggle with there slowing her down will she new, and old, friends be able to fix the damage before she and her new love are destroyed or will this be the start of a new life for The Clan?