Prequel novella to MONSTROUS and RAVENOUS by MarcyKate Connolly. Princess Rosabel is trapped between her desire to see the world and the dark deal her parents made that keeps her confined in Bryre's castle. With the help of her best friend, Ren, she'll do whatever it takes-even courting forbidden magic-to save her family from the wizard's wrath and earn her freedom. "Precious" by MarcyKate Connolly originally appeared in RAVENOUS published in 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers LLC. It is here reprinted by arrangement with the publisher.