Novels:Lines of Succession
A princess, who would rather practice with her rapier or train her griffin, serves as her brother's regent after assassins kill or injure most of their family.
A courier discovers plans for a coup and races back across the continent to get the information to the king in time.
Short Stories:"The Hat" in Hero's Best Friend
A cockatoo working for a king's intelligence corps has to retrieve a hat containing evidence of a traitor.
An Inuit woman and her sled dogs help an agent fleeing her estranged son reach safety.
An itinerant peacekeeper investigates reports of dragons harassing an rural town.
In the Works:
A bird and her boy help a mountain shepherd and his master track down the source of insane murderers.