To the people of
Kislova, Baron Janosk was a tyrant, but to young Ilsabet, he was simply
Father. When the baron was summarily executed, the people cheered, but
Ilsabet wept...and plotted revenge. — The benevolent new ruler could not
have known that the blade stroke of an instant would open the wound of a
lifetime. But Ilsabet knew, and she kept the wound festering. She worked her revenge slowly and sweetly, a revenge like the best of poisons...
Baroness of Blood is the tenth in an open-ended series of Gothic horror tales dealing with the masters and monsters of the Ravenloft dark fantasy setting.