Warriors of the Purple Sun by David Barentine
Approx. 78,930 words.
Published on March 26, 2012.
The Rygem'dor War has begun. In an attempt to surround the enemy, Rygem'dor sends its army to circumvent the mountains protecting the city of Henopred. The nearest path, Thermotylus, allows the greatest chance of success. However, standing between them and absolute victory is the combined army of Rostheromi.