fourth in the Assassins of Landria series from the award-winning,
bestselling author of Scourge: A Novel of Darkhurst and the
Chronicles of the Necromancer.
vacant throne. A dark mystic intent on the crown. Two fugitive
assassins risking everything to save the kingdom that exiled them.
unconventional assassins Joel “Ridge” Breckenridge and Garrett
“Rett” Kennar are caught between dangerous allies and deadly
enemies as the future of Landria hangs in the balance. The council of
regents controlled by the Witch Lord threatens the succession after
King Kristoph’s murder. Rett escaped his brutal captors scarred in
body and mind. Now he’s struggling to control the untested powers
unleashed by his ordeal and dream walks to a hidden cloister full of
forbidden magic. Falsely accused of treason, Ridge hunts the mage who
damaged Rett and uncovers a terrifying new threat.
a desperate gamble by outlaws and exiles avenge the king and save the
Quest is an action-packed epic adventure filled with loyal friends,
honorable fugitives, secret sanctuaries, hidden magic, and unexpected
Z. Martin writes urban fantasy, epic fantasy, steampunk and more for
Solaris Books, Orbit Books, Falstaff Books, SOL Publishing and
Darkwind Press. Urban fantasy series include Deadly Curiosities and
the Night Vigil (Sons of Darkness). Epic fantasy series include
Darkhurst, the Chronicles Of The Necromancer, the Fallen Kings Cycle,
the Ascendant Kingdoms Saga, and the Assassins of Landria.
with Larry N. Martin, she is the co-author of Iron & Blood, Storm
& Fury (both Steampunk/alternate history), the Spells Salt and
Steel comedic horror series, the Roaring Twenties monster hunter Joe
Mack Shadow Council series, and the Wasteland Marshals near-future
post-apocalyptic series. As Morgan Brice, she writes urban fantasy MM
paranormal romance, with the Witchbane, Badlands, Treasure Trail,
Kings of the Mountain and Fox Hollow series. Gail is also a
con-runner for ConTinual, the online, ongoing multi-genre convention
that never ends.