Pieces of the Empire, Book One by Jeffrey Lawrence Moss
Series: Pieces of the Empire, Book 1.
Approx. 115,950 words.
Published on May 30, 2010.
When idealistic desert trader Athuro Nava helps to land deadly blows on the two men who built the evil Sarmissan Empire, he begins an unexpected journey to establish a Confederation designed to ensure that all lands become free. All the while, forces work secretly against the vision he is trying to realize. This is a fantasy novel set in an original world and is the first of three books.