Dragon claimed is a great little read set in the Dark Kings series. It's another outstanding book by Donna that does give a little insight into what is facing the Kings but leaves plenty of suspense.
Cinaed is helping Ryder go through old newspapers to see if he can locate unexplained happenings anything that will give them a clue about who the Others are and what their plans are. During his investigation he comes across an article about a little girl found alone on an isle, no clue about where her brother or parents went or what happened to them. He feels an unexplainable pull to investigate further.
Gemma (Atherton) Clacher is a hermit by design she is very comfortable alone. Gemma learned quickly when she was young that people always had an agenda and usually just wanted to be around her because of her unexplained past.
Gemma is a tough but to crack but Cinaed knows that once he does it will be worth it. They embark on an investigation for answers Gemma has waited her whole life to have, what happened to her family?