Allegiance of Honor

Allegiance of Honor

(Book 15 in the Psy-Changelings series)

A novel by Nalini Singh

Berkley titles by Nalini Singh

Psy-Changeling Series

SLAVE TO SENSATION

VISIONS OF HEAT

CARESSED BY ICE

MINE TO POSSESS

HOSTAGE TO PLEASURE

BRANDED BY FIRE

BLAZE OF MEMORY

BONDS OF JUSTICE

PLAY OF PASSION

KISS OF SNOW

TANGLE OF NEED

HEART OF OBSIDIAN

SHIELD OF WINTER

SHARDS OF HOPE

ALLEGIANCE OF HONOR

Guild Hunter Series

ANGELS’ BLOOD

ARCHANGEL’S KISS

ARCHANGEL’S CONSORT

ARCHANGEL’S BLADE

ARCHANGEL’S STORM

ARCHANGEL’S LEGION

ARCHANGEL’S SHADOWS

ARCHANGEL’S ENIGMA

Anthologies

AN ENCHANTED SEASON

(with Maggie Shayne, Erin McCarthy, and Jean Johnson)

THE MAGICAL CHRISTMAS CAT

(with Lora Leigh, Erin McCarthy, and Linda Winstead Jones)

MUST LOVE HELLHOUNDS

(with Charlaine Harris, Ilona Andrews, and Meljean Brook)

BURNING UP

(with Angela Knight, Virginia Kantra, and Meljean Brook)

ANGELS OF DARKNESS

(with Ilona Andrews, Meljean Brook, and Sharon Shinn)

ANGELS’ FLIGHT

WILD INVITATION

NIGHT SHIFT

(with Ilona Andrews, Lisa Shearin, and Milla Vane)

Specials

ANGELS’ PAWN

ANGELS’ DANCE

TEXTURE OF INTIMACY

DECLARATION OF COURTSHIP

WHISPER OF SIN

CAST OF CHARACTERS

In Alphabetical Order by First Name

Key: SD = SnowDancer Wolves, DR = DarkRiver Leopards, BC = BlackSea Changelings, RF = RainFire Leopards

Abbot Arrow, teleport-capable telekinetic (Tk), married and psychically bonded to Jaya

Aden Kai Arrow, telepath (Tp), psychically bonded to Zaira

Adria SD Senior Soldier, in permanent relationship with Riaz

Amara Aleine Psy member of DR, former Council scientist, twin of Ashaya, mentally unstable

Andrew “Drew” Kincaid SD Tracker, mated to Indigo, brother of Riley and Brenna

Aneca Rat changeling, child

Annie Quinn Human member of DR, mated and married to Zach

Anthony Kyriakus Former Psy Councilor, part of the Ruling Coalition, head of PsyClan NightStar, father of Faith, Tanique, and Marine (deceased)

Ashaya Aleine Psy member of DR, former Council scientist, mated to Dorian, mother of Keenan, twin of Amara

Ava SD, mated to Spencer, mother of Ben

Bastien Smith DR, mated to Kirby, in charge of DR’s financial assets, brother of Mercy, Sage, and Grey

Ben SD pup, son of Ava and Spencer

Bowen “Bo” Knight Human Alliance Security Chief (and effective leader), brother of Lily

Brenna Kincaid SD Tech, mated to Judd, sister of Riley and Andrew

Carolina Arrow child

Clara Alvarez Manager of Haven, former Justice Psy (J)

Clay DR Sentinel, mated to Talin, adopted children: Noor and Jon

Cooper SD Lieutenant, mated to Grace

Council (or Psy Council) Former ruling council of the Psy race; no longer extant

Cruz Forgotten child

Desiree (Dezi) DR Senior Soldier

Devraj “Dev” Santos Leader of the Forgotten, married and psychically bonded to Katya, guardian of Cruz

Dorian DR Sentinel, mated to Ashaya, father to Keenan

Elias (Eli) SD Senior Soldier, mated to Yuki, father of Sakura

Emmett DR Senior Soldier, mated and married to Ria

Ena Mercant Psy, matriarch of Mercant family group

Evie Riviere SD, sister of Indigo

Faith NightStar Psy member of DR, cardinal foreseer (F), mated to Vaughn, daughter of Anthony, sister of Tanique, cousin to Sahara

Forgotten Psy who defected from the PsyNet at the dawn of Silence and intermingled with the human and changeling populations

Grace SD Tech, mated to Cooper

Hawke SD Alpha, mated to Sienna

Indigo Riviere SD Lieutenant, mated to Andrew, sister of Evie

Ivy Jane Zen President of the Empathic Collective, married and psychically bonded to Vasic

Jamie DR Senior Soldier

Jason DR medic-in-training

Jaya Empath, married and psychically bonded to Abbot

Jojo RF cub

Jonquil “Jon” Duchslaya Forgotten teen, member of DR, adopted by Clay and Talin

Judd Lauren SD Lieutenant, Psy, mated to Brenna, brother of Walker; uncle of Sienna, Toby, and Marlee

Julian DR cub, twin of Roman, son of Nathan and Tamsyn

Kaleb Krychek Cardinal (Tk), part of the Ruling Coalition, psychically bonded to Sahara

Katya Haas Psy, former assistant to Ashaya Aleine, married and psychically bonded to Devraj Santos, guardian of Cruz

Keenan Aleine Psy member of DR, child

Kirby DR, mated to Bastien, lynx changeling

Kit DR Soldier, brother of Rina

Lara SD Healer, mated to Walker, raising Marlee and Toby with Walker

Leila Savea BC, marine biologist

Leon Kyriakus M-Psy, father of Sahara

Lily Human Alliance, sister of Bowen

Lucas Hunter DR Alpha, mated to Sascha, father of Naya

Malachai BC, Lieutenant

Marlee Psy member of SD, daughter of Walker, cousin to Sienna and Toby

Max Shannon Human, Security Chief for Nikita Duncan, married to Sophia

Mercy Smith DR Sentinel, mated to Riley, sister of Bastien, Sage, and Grey

Miane Levèque BC Alpha

Ming LeBon Former Psy Councilor, military mastermind, cardinal telepath (Tp)

Nathan “Nate” Ryder DR Senior Sentinel, mated to Tamsyn, father of Roman and Julian

Naya Hunter DR cub, daughter of Sascha and Lucas

Nikita Duncan Former Psy Councilor, part of the Ruling Coalition, mother of Sascha

Noor Hassan Forgotten member of DR, adopted by Clay and Talin

Pax Marshall Psy, Head of the Marshall Group

Remi RF Alpha

Ria Human member of DR, mated and married to Emmett, executive admin assistant to Lucas

Riaz SD Lieutenant, in permanent relationship with Adria

Riley Kincaid SD Senior Lieutenant, mated to Mercy, brother of Andrew and Brenna

Rina DR Soldier, sister of Kit

Roman DR cub, twin of Julian, son of Nathan and Tamsyn

Ruling Coalition Formed after the fall of Silence and of the Psy Council; composed of Kaleb Krychek, Nikita Duncan, Anthony Kyriakus, Ivy Jane Zen for the Empathic Collective, and Aden Kai for the Arrow Squad

Sahara Kyriakus Psy (uncategorized designation), psychically bonded to Kaleb, daughter of Leon, niece of Anthony Kyriakus, cousin to Faith

Sakura SD pup

Samuel Rain Psy, genius, robotics engineer who developed experimental biofusion

Sascha Duncan Psy member of DR, cardinal empath, mated to Lucas, mother of Naya, daughter of Nikita

Sienna Psy member of SD, cardinal X, mated to Hawke, sister of Toby, niece of Judd and Walker

Silver Mercant Psy, senior aide to Kaleb Krychek, in charge of worldwide rapid response emergency network that spans all three races

Sophia Russo Former Justice Psy (J), married to Max Shannon, senior aide to Nikita

Stefan (Tk), Commander of the deep-sea station Alaris

Talin (Tally) Human member of DR, mated to Clay, adopted children: Noor and Jon

Tamsyn “Tammy” Ryder DR Healer, mated to Nathan, mother of Roman and Julian

Tanique Gray Psychometric, son of Anthony, brother of Faith

Tavish Arrow child

Teijan Rat Alpha

Toby Lauren Psy member of SD, brother of Sienna, nephew of Judd and Walker, cousin to Marlee

Vasic Zen Arrow, teleporter (Tk-V), married and psychically bonded to Ivy Jane, great-grandson of Zie Zen

Vaughn DR Sentinel, mated to Faith, jaguar changeling

Walker Lauren Psy member of SD, teacher, m ...