A new god has risen. The immortal Zaifyr has arrived at the Floating Cities in chains, to await trial for murder.
Despite this, he's preparing for war against a new child god - for she will do anything to destroy those who stand in her way. A city has fallen. Ayae must fight to protect the survivors, and finds herself ensnared in a web of political intrigue.
She'll find politics can be as lethal as any sword, and hers is not the only life at stake. A warrior has arrived. Across the ocean, the exile Bueralan returns home. And he's bearing a dead man's soul around his neck. God-touched and grief-stricken, he treads a dangerous path.
He'll confront a legendary fighter ...and discover a secret that will change the world. The epic second title in The Children Trilogy, following The Godless
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 704 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 20/10/2016
- Category: Fantasy
- ISBN: 9781447251866