The fourth book of the Vicious Magick series. After being named Quester of Righteousness, Zanther must defeat the Malevolent One. However, his quest is complicated by the interference of someone he does not expect.
In the third book of the Vicious Magick series, Upper Kleighton is threatened by a woman so beautiful that one look at her can kill. Meanwhile, Zanther and Novanostrum must warn Madra about an army of clockspring soldiers sent to crush every kingdom on the continent.
In the second book of the Vicious Magick series, Zanther and Novanostrum find themselves robbed of their powers just as Upper Kleighton faces its greatest threat--a woman who wants nothing more than to have her child, a child prophesied to destroy the world.