Four young lives are bound together in friendship, love, rivalry and tragedy. A realm ravaged by civil war, a ruler scarred by betrayal, a legacy that haunts them all. Caught between two cultures, a pawn in a deadly power struggle, Dinnis longs for the day his father will rescue him from the sorcerer Akrad’s clutches. But things don’t turn out how Dinnis imagines and his father betrays him. Will Dinnis seek revenge for wrongs or forge a different destiny?