Rasim al Ilalio doesn't mean to cause trouble wherever he goes, but a year of disasters lies in his wake. A war is brewing, but returning home to his beloved city of Ilyara isn't an option--not until he's brought a friend home again, and has warned their people of the conspiracy he believes affects them all.
But in the distant Shenryalan steppelands, a new threat emerges: not just human scheming, but magical beasts that have slumbered for centuries are now raising their heads again...and they seem to be drawn to Rasim himself.
Every magic Rasim has learned has been a matter of personal survival. This time, though, there may be consequences that reach far beyond himself if he cannot become...
Published: November 4, 2022
Other Books By C.E. Murphy
Urban ShamanIll Met by MoonlightBanshee CriesThe Cardinal RuleThe Firebird DeceptionThe Phoenix LawHeart of StoneThe Queen's BastardHouse of CardsHands of FlameThe Pretender's CrownTruthseekerWayfinderThem ShoesBaba Yaga's DaughterEasy PickingsNo DominionStone's ThroeMagic & MannersUrban AlliesTake A ChanceYear of MiraclesBewitching BenedictSeamasterRoses in AmberRedeemerKiss of AngelsFrom Coffin to GraveSirynStonemasterKeysComing to AmericaGhost RiderWintergatePractical BootsWhat Measure Ye MeteSkymasterThrough the FireAtlantis FallenRabbit TricksSlaying the DragonJoanne Vs FudgeTwenty Years After