The Bellringer (Volume 1 of The Year of the Red Door)
by William Timothy Murray
While running for his life, a young clerk rings a magical bell. Afterwards, he is slow to realize what it means to be The Bellringer. Fate closes in, uncanny powers stir, and the enemy is on the march. As the world spirals into war and chaos, he must play his role, and strive to save his homeland. But his destiny is to be the one who will forever change the world. He is, indeed, The Bellringer.