On receiving a cryptic, desperate plea from the child Empress of the city of Tathra, Kelian, newly crowned King of Alkira, set out the land of Tatharlia,
Accompanied by loyal friends and Guardians, Kelian sneaks through the lawless city of Quinel and slips into Tatharlia unnoticed, but within days of his arrival chaos erupts within the city when the Empress' Sanctuary is attacked and burned.
Captured during the attack, Kelian and his companions are taken by ship to the land of Hosatabaht, where Kelian needs every talent of his soldiers and Guardians to survive.
Determined to discover the perpetrator of the crimes committed in Tatharlia, Kelian is swept into the dangerous domain of the Fallen, and faces terror and torture in his indomitable attempt to determine the guilty.
Brace yourself for this spine-tingling installation in the Daoine Maithe Series as Kelian takes on his most formidable enemy, face to face.