ratings · Published: Dec 13th, 2018
The continent of Ioneas has been divided in an uneasy truce since the War of Fire two centuries ago. Heiress to Greenstone Castle after her father suffers a suspicious and fatal accident, the beautiful but tomboyish Jiana becomes caught between the numerous warring factions. She must grow into the leader her people need and master the powers she only now learns are hers. In a fierce world where elves and dwarves and mages still roam she will learn the limits of loyalty. Captured by her uncle's forces she is taken far from home at the crucial time when it seems everything she ever knew and relied upon is being overthrown. But the reach of her father's benevolence has made her friends in the most unlikely places. Many are willing to risk everything for the young and beautiful heiress. Along the way she meets a daring mercenary who comes to her aid. Although she finds him all but irresistible, she cannot fall in love with a man that far below her station.