Book One, of the Windflowers Trilogy.
Murder, mystery and magic in a land reminiscent of Ancient Egypt.
“You'll be trained as feminators, to fight death bouts for the priesthood’s entertainment. You will never leave these iron-impregnated walls. Welcome to the Ferrasium.”
How can a small band of pygmies, a tomb robber, and a magically untrained girl compete against the might of the Priesthood?