In Riaz, the profession of assassin is an honored one.
Hired throughout the other eight realms, their use of powerful magic to complete assignments makes them a valuable commodity.
When a regional trade negotiation is scheduled in their capital city of Lymos, the demand for the skills of the assassins is sure to change the dynamic of the meetings.
Caught in the maelstrom of political intrigue is young Kero, the ward of the assassin lord.
He’s joined by Darlee, a girl from Sechland with her own magical powers, and Prince Brumaine of Morica, as each of them struggle to navigate the affair in their own way.
Will old animosities prevail? Or can new alliances alter the path toward all-out war?