The Unspoken Name by A.K. Larkwood
What if you knew how and when you will die?
Csorwe does — she will climb the mountain, enter the Shrine of the Unspoken, and gain the most honored title: sacrifice.
But on the day of her foretold death, a powerful mage offers her a new fate. Leave with him, and live. Turn away from her destiny and her god to become a thief, a spy, an assassin—the wizard’s loyal sword. Topple an empire, and help him reclaim his seat of power.
But Csorwe will soon learn – gods remember, and if you live long enough, all debts come due.
- Lesbian protagonist
- Gay POV character
Death, murder, poison, torture, emotional abuse, manipulation, death of supporting MLM character (not the only one in the book), human & animal sacrifices, violence, gore, drug use, alcohol, self-mutilation, fainting, sedation, snakes