By S. B. Sebrick
Published: February 24, 2012.
What prize is worth forty years of your life?
Success or blood-filled failure hangs on seventeen-year-old Kaltor’s answer. He must reach beyond his assassin training to find the power to defeat the demon, Melshek. But even if Kaltor trades away half his life to amplify his powers, it might not be enough. The demon's hold quickly spreads over Shaylis and if not defeated, it will consume the world.