by Alexander Edlund
Mericsland is about to fall. Breea charges her army into the whirling heart of the war to save Carsythe, the lone city holding back the Kaul invasion. With Breea are three song weavers, young children who know even less than she of the ways of the essence. Together they must learn to blend essence and weave in unison or see their souls consumed by the most powerful enemy Breea has faced yet.