By Phil Geusz
Published: October 31, 2012 by
The king is dead! Long live the king!
David Birkenhead's adopted brother must ascend the throne to prevent the kingdom from collapsing into civil war but even David, survivor of some of the most brutal and merciless battles ever fought, is astonished by the layers of intrigue, double-dealing, and betrayal he finds on his first real taste of political warfare.