The fate of the world is in the hands of two men. One is prophesized to end it. The other must save it in an apocalyptic thriller. If the end of the world prophecy is true, a vengeful descendant will reign with blood and fury. The planets are already aligning.
An abandoned child becomes a singular inspiration to the mythology of Muirwood. Whatever betrayals, deceptions, and deadly motivations of others lie ahead, the girl from the flax fields is about to rise above her station.
Does a boy marked for death have the power to wrest mercy from the conscience of a ruthless king? Only one person can aid his fate: a mysterious woman, dwelling in secrecy, who truly wields power over life, death, and destiny.
Two young girls must overcome their origins to change their fates. The fate of the world is in their hands, and in the magic of the Mysteries. Neither is trained. Neither belongs. But both will be needed for the coming storm.