By Tom Bielawski
Carym of Hyrum is a revered village hero. that's until eventually he's wrongly accused of uprising and homicide. stored from execution by the hands of the experts via the very band of rebels he despises, Carym needs to danger every little thing to pay off the criminals for his freedom by means of project a perilous quest for a vial of water from the legendary Everpool.
Meanwhile, a dismal wizard in league with the evil god, Umber, leads a military bent at the conquest of the total Northern Continent. He, too, seeks the Everpool, yet for a lot extra sinister reasons and his strong minions hunt Carym at each flip.
A shake up is going on within the heavens because the offspring of the daddy God battle with one another and with Him for dominance over the peoples of Llars.
In order to arrive the Everpool Carym needs to discover ways to care for his new powers, evade colossal hunters, protect opposed to betrayal, and face up to the evil temptations that threaten to weigh down him like a Tide of Shadows.
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