Jazmyn Abley was her fake name. Lucerne Blackol was her real name, but she was supposed to be dead. All Blackol's are rebels after Lucerne's father and are "disposed of" by the royal authorities. Lucerene has gone into hiding, going by the nickname Jai, and hiding away her Blackol birthmark from the world. Jai's father has been missing for three months after her mothers murder. It is illegal for a minor to be alone, especially Jai. Every year an annual contest is held called the Prince's Court. 6 girls from the ages 16-18 are randomly picked to compete for the Prince's hand in marriage. Jai meets Eric who keeps her life-throatiness secrets as she is picked for the Prince's Court. The fight of war, rivalry, romance, and hidden secrets unfold in the first book of The Prince's Court.
Ileena Irving is 13 years old, living in New Jersey. Her real passion is to become a famous actress/singer, but she also enjoys to write and read. This is Ileena's first novel, and she hopes to have many, many more!