by Shaun Kilgore
Lord Calder, a nobleman of the beleaguered kingdom Dunmorda, is drawn into a religious controversy by the enigmatic young woman Mira. Brought before a tribunal, Calder tries to protect the woman. In his way are radical elements in the government including fellow Entitled Lords, Jerras and Nothma. With war and a missing king shaking the stability of the kingdom, Calder will pay a terrible price.