From www.jim-butcher.com, here is the blurb about the next (and 10th) book in Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files series, Small Favor:
Jim says, “Small Favor. Because, y’know, Harry still owes two.”
No one’s tried to kill Harry Dresden for almost an entire year, and his life finally seems to be calming down. For once, the future looks fairly bright. But the past casts one hell of a long shadow.
An old bargain has placed Harry in debt to Mab, monarch of the Winter Court of the Sidhe, the Queen of Air and Darkness-and she’s calling in her marker. It’s a small favor he can’t refuse…one that will trap Harry Dresden between a nightmarish foe and an equally deadly ally, and one that will strain his skills-and loyalties-to their very limits.
It figures. Everything was going too well to last…
To be released in hardcover from Roc publishing, April 1st, 2008.
Head on over to the Small Favor page where you can read Chapter 1, and over the next few weeks, more previews from the book.
Small Favor is available for pre-order now.