The first installment of the Koru’th Series
Becky A. Bourland
Copyright 2010 by Becky A. Bourland
CURRENT BOOKS IN THE KORU’TH SERIES:
Book One: The Pendant
Book Two: Rise of Mauvais (Coming Summer 2012)
rock sealed itself behind him as they forced him through. He turned
and pounded his fist against the stone, but it was no use. Marooned!
How dare they do this to him! Turning his back to the wall, Clavel
faced the mouth of the cave. It was cold here and he shivered.
Something he’d done, maybe, once in his lifetime. The ground
outside was covered with a fluffy, white substance. Snow – he had
heard of such a thing, but had never before seen it. He stepped out
of the cave, his boots crunching with each step, and glanced at the
surroundings. There was nothing but snowy mountains to be seen for
“WHY?!” he bellowed into the crisp open expanse, receiving only the echo of his own voice as a reply. His breathing became hard and heavy, his chest felt tight. Were these tears coming to his eyes? He was hardly a feeling man, he’d never cried a day in his life – that he could remember.