I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.
"To the baron, she had been a hunting dog or a fine sword - a tool to be employed to his ends. But with Margerit she felt more like a cloak to protect her from the wind or a hawk mantling over her chick."
I'm still loving this book. And still finding myself comparing it to The Goblin Emperor - not a bad thing at all. I gave that book 5 stars, and my gut says I may be rating this one the same.