Playing the Hero by K. E. Ireland
Series: Natan Fleet Show, Book 1.
Approx. 116,540 words.
Published on October 4, 2010.
Vathion used to be a normal Gilon boy, but the day his father was assassinated, he lost everything. To save his people from the tyrannical rule of a madman he must find a way to end Gilonnia’s Civil War before word of his father’s death spreads. Vathion’s strength of will is put to the test as he struggles to maintain the loyalty of his crew and hide the truth.