Rebecca Trogner

The Last Guardian Rises

The Last Guardian Rises is the second book in The Last Keeper's Daughter Trilogy.

The Last Guardian Rises will be available on November 15th.

Lily Ayres, Sanguis Ancilla to Krieger Barnes, has retreated into the shadows of the

archives, hiding from the king and the intense emotions he arouses in her.

How long can she deny him? Will she accept her role in the Other world

and the abilities arising within her?

Krieger Barnes, Vampire King of North America, has shared his blood, his kingdom,

and his heart with Lily. He summons her, needing her nearness,

needing her to attend the council meeting with him.

Merlin, the king's advisor, must fight the darkness that threatens to overtake him.

Can he survive the dark magic?

Lucien Black, the wielder of the Dragon Sword, is once again charged with Lily's protection.

How will he explain his avoidance of her?

A being buried deep underground, inside a cage of iron and wrapped in chains, escapes.

Is he the dark entity that the Others feel and fear?

Rebecca Trogner The Last Keeper's Daughter


The first book in The Last Keeper's Daughter Trilogy.

A vampire tale of love and betrayal that begins and ends with Lily Ayres.

An innocent given by her father to an ancient and powerful vampire, Krieger Barnes. 

Lily has never felt comfortable in the human world, but after she suspiciously falls down

a flight of steps, and is healed and claimed by Krieger, she realizes there is another 

world where she does belong. In this Other realm and for the first time in her life,

she feels a sense of belonging and begins to untwine the mysterious event which has

shaped her. When Walter, her father, disappears in England, Lily works with human and

supernatural beings to uncover his whereabouts. With each new discovery, she is pulled

deeper into the vortex of magic, intrigue, and dark desires that permeates the

supernatural world.

Reviews for The Last Keeper's Daughter:

"The Last Keeper's Daughter is a fresh take on vampires and is complex without being

confusing. It's an engrossing and easy read for any romance, mystery, or supernatural

fan." City Book Review (San Francisco Book Review)

"Rebecca Trogner's contemporary fantasy is brilliant! Her prose is lyrical and transports

the reader to the woods of the Blue Ridge Mountains where Lily lives. Krieger is the consummate vampire..." Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite

"I find it hard to believe that this is the author's first novel. It is definitely a winner." Paranormal Romance Guild