A lost princess.

A blood debt.

A cloak of lies.

Within the Thiaran Empire, citizens put on jeweled masks and turn away from those who are taken. As long as one child is sacrificed each month to the Slinks and nobody interferes, their society will thrive.

But seventeen-year-old Grei’s mind is alive with treason, and he plunges into the heart of a prophecy that will drive the Slinks back to their fiery dimension. All he must do is travel to the capital city and sacrifice one last innocent.

As Grei wrestles with the prophecy and battles those who would kill him, he hurtles toward his final decision: save the empire, or save his own soul.


The rise of a fire god.

A journey into the heart of magic.

A mystery that could destroy the lands.

The Phantom War is over, but new dangers plague the Thiaran Empire. An imprisoned fire god is invading the bodies of Thiara’s citizens one-by-one. The empress tightens her grip on Grei, desperate to control her subjects and solidify her rule. And Grei’s power is faltering.

And at the heart of the mystery lies his friend, Blevins, a enigmatic drunk who cannot seem to die…

And at the heart of the mystery lies his friend, Blevins, a enigmatic drunk who cannot seem to die…