There is no honour among thieves ...Ildrecca is a dangerous city, if you don't know what you're doing.
It takes a canny hand and a wary eye to run these streets and survive.
Fortunately, Drothe has both. He has been a member of the Kin for years, rubbing elbows with thieves and murderers from the dirtiest of alleys to the finest of neighbourhoods.
Working for a crime lord, he finds and takes care of trouble inside his boss's organization - whilse smuggling relics on the side.
But when his boss orders Drothe to track down whoever is leaning on his organization's people, he stumbles upon a much bigger mystery.
There's a book, a relic any number of deadly people seem to be looking for - a book that just might bring down emperors and shatter the criminal underworld.
A book now conveniently in Drothe's hands ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/04/2011
- Category: Fantasy
- ISBN: 9780330536202