A fast-paced tale of treachery and adventure, sword fighting and magic, myth and legend.
The New Empire intends to celebrate its victory over the Nationalists with a day that will never be forgotten.
On the high holiday of Wintertide, the Empress will be married and Degan Gaunt and the Witch of Melengar will be publically executed. Once the Empress suffers a fatal accident, everything will be perfect.
There is only one problem. Royce and Hadrian have finally found the Heir of Novron...