The Crystal Curse by Leroy Dumont
Approx. 85,320 words.
Published on December 25, 2009.
On the isle of Calista, the Klarans and the Montigs are on the brink of war. Fastian Vedal, brother to the earl of Klaran is marshaling an army to attack Montig. Lord Redan of Montig beseeches his nephew and heir to assume control of the domain but Dagar Redan is unwilling to command until a Ludrin hag presents him with a crystal that elicits prophetic visions.