Ireic Theodoric, King of Anavrea, constantly battles with his council over who will run the country. Lirth Parnan, only daughter of the king of Sardmara, survives alone in a cold, damp tower room.
In the land of Braulyn, a slave encounters a injured man in a forest. She chooses to help him despite the cost to herself. The choice sets them both on a journey they will never forget.
A country of refined noblemen who hire skilled warriors to do their bidding, Braulyn’s societal forces tend to change with the wind.
A rough land of minimally tamed farmland, deep forests, and mountainous country, Rhynan is a land known through the continent for producing a hearty people.
A lush land of green meadows, cultivated fields, and barely tamed woodlands, Anavrea thrives with a hearty economy and stable monarchy that traces its roots back many generations.