A Tide of Shadows by Tom Bielawski
Approx. 193,910 words.
Published on November 25, 2011.
Carym of Hyrum is a respected village hero. That is until he is wrongly accused of rebellion and murder. Saved from execution at the hands of the authorities by the very band of rebels he despises, Carym must risk everything to repay the criminals for his freedom by undertaking a dangerous quest for a vial of water from the mythical Everpool.
Meanwhile, a dark wizard in league with the evil god,