Daoradh means more to his son Seth than the pride a warrior’s legend can
generate. Daoradh is his son’s protector and mentor—everything an eight-year-old
child could ever hope for in a father. But when Daoradh mysteriously falls
during a fierce battle with monstrous Inferiors, the House of Daoradh is
devastated, and Seth’s future is uncertain.
After spending the majority of his twenty-six years in the solitude of Highwood
forest, Seth has become haunted by visions of his father, driving him to seek
solace from his childhood friend, Michael Herder. Their rekindled comradery
leads the two young men to search for answers and adventure in the lands east of
The Wall. The journey inadvertently reawakens a centuries-old war that has
divided the once immortal race of Watchers, as mankind’s strongholds brace for
the resulting onslaught of Inferiors, foes they thought were long-extinct.
Seth and Michael, the Seven Stewards, King Acar, and a secret sect known only as
the Rion Guard are brought to the brink of destruction as evil and sorcery,
sacrifice and love clash against the richly exotic setting of the world of