Explore a new world of monsters and manners in this darkly captivating regency romance with an eldritch twist from renowned roleplaying game, Call of Cthulhu

When Cassandra Wright’s father was accused of murder her whole life fell apart, leaving her with no prospects, no money, and a broken engagement. But Cassandra always suspected foul play. Five years later, she’s determined to discover the truth.

With her childhood friend Thomas reluctantly acting as her new husband-to-be, Cassie must talk her way into the home of her former fiancé, who she’s convinced knows more than he ever let on. Once inside she’ll have to navigate the pitfalls of polite society while attempting to dig deep into her father’s life.

There are dark, twisted secrets lurking in the shadows, and Cassie must unravel them before they can consume her.

About the author(s)

CATH LAURIA is a Colorado girl who loves snow and sunshine. She prefers books to TV shows, has a vast collection of beautiful, edged weapons, and could totally survive in the wild without electricity or running water, but would really prefer not to. She loves writing speculative fiction of all genres, and has a long list of publications under her belt as romance author Cari Z.


"Secrets and Sacrifices sunk its claws in and left me eager for more!"

Witty and Sarcastic Bookclub, on Secrets & Sacrifices

"a deftly crafted, inherently fascinating, and solidly entertaining read from start to finish"

Midwest Book Review, on Secrets & Sacrifices

"if you like your heroines pushing historical boundaries... you need to pick this one up!"

What You Tolkien About, on Secrets & Sacrifices

"Lauria masterfully writes a convincing and charming regency romance and the horror vibes are impeccable."

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