The marandaal spread throughout Aphenhast, and in the bitterly divided land of Harn a small group of men and women seek to bring the unity without which the entire world will perish.
Nia, former spy and assassin for the Watchers, flees north, carrying with her a terrible secret about the Watchers themselves.
In Mirkwall, Ilumor presides over the kin and prepares to fight the marandaal. But some other power has been stirred within the Mirk; something not even his masters the choragh know about.
And in Luudhoq, Yui and her companions must avoid capture by the immortal Seven at all costs...
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