"—an inticing, solid debut fantasy novel."
—Craig Crissinger, Albuquerque Journal
"In The Betrayal, Pati Nagle creates a magical world where the bright elves and their peaceful society are threatened by a darkly twisted new breed of elves who are as tragic as they are dangerous. Hope lies with a pair of young lovers joined by a powerful and unsettling magical bond. Lyrical and deeply romantic, The Betrayal is an enthralling read."
—NYT bestselling author Mary Jo Putney
"Pati Nagle has created a world and culture that play with elvish and vampiric themes in a fresh way. That freshness, combined with interesting characters and a fast-paced story, makes The Betrayal an entertaining read."
—National bestselling author Anne Bishop
"A rich, intriguing novel, The Betrayal presents a multi-faceted tale loaded with everything a dedicated fantasy reader could desire. The complex political and social dynamic that binds the sylvan ælven to their tainted alben kin introduces a conflict of truly epic porportions."
—Bestselling author Jane Lindskold