by Lynn Kurland Paperback, ISBN: 9780425219164, 384 Pages. Mass Market Paperback, ISBN: 9780425254837, 384 Pages.
In the kingdom of Neroche, nightmarish creatures have been unleashed as weapons in a war of evil. Morgan the mercenary, daughter of a treacherous black mage, must fight against them-as well as for her very life. Miach of Neroche would risk his own life to save Morgan’s, but he must do so at the peril of the realm, forcing dangerous choices in the deadliest of quests.