The great war cannot be stopped. The tyrant Geder Palliako had led his
nation to war, but every victory has called forth another conflict. Now the
greater war spreads out before him, and he is bent on bringing peace. No matter
how many people he has to kill to do it.
Cithrin bel Sarcour, rogue banker of the Medean Bank, has returned to
the fold. Her apprenticeship has placed her in the path of war, but the greater
dangers are the ones in her past and in her soul.
Widowed and disgraced at the heart of the Empire, Clara Kalliam has
become a loyal traitor, defending her nation against itself. And in the shadows
of the world, Captain Marcus Wester tracks an ancient secret that will change
the war in ways not even he can forsee. Download and start listening now!