Of Roses and Kings

Of Roses and Kings

A Tor.com Original

Melissa Marr


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Melissa Marr's Tor.com Original short story, "Of Roses and Kings", is a dark, skewed take on Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

Alice is now the Red Queen, and her maid must tread the fine line between favor and blame in this strange world.

“To the dungeon.” Those were the last words she said to me, and the reasons for them should be what I ponder...

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Melissa Marr:
As a result of teaching university for over a decade prior to writing, Melissa Marr has an ongoing weakness for writing short stories and editing anthologies. However, she is best known for her folklore, myth, or fairy tale based novels, including the internationally bestselling Wicked Lovely series, the award-winning Graveminder, and The Blackwell Pages (the latter co-authored with Kelley Armstrong). Melissa's 2016 release, Seven Black Diamonds, is the first of two books in a YA faery series.