After years spent fighting in interplanetary war theaters, two young graduates of Erenarch Academy are reunited.
But just as it appears that peace across Dragon Stead is finally within reach, a startling discovery takes them to the remote moon of Daris.
Orphan Callie grows up in post-Civil War Colorado, the adopted daughter of two gold miners. Independent and headstrong, she runs away from an ill-considered marriage and accidentally stumbles upon her hidden destiny in the high mountains above Leadville. She is the Mountain