War of the Staffs: Quest for the Staff of Adaman by Steve Stephenson
Approx. 137,720 words.
Published on March 31, 2013.
A powerful vampire wizard Taza is brought through the void by a vengeful goddess Adois. Taza, convinces the Illanni, a race of dark elves, to take on the cloak of vampirism.
His careful planning is jeopardized when Prince Tarquin confronts the vampire. The Prince, however, cannot succeed alone, joined by Morganna, an Illanni noble woman and the wizard Celedant.
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