By Megan Whalen Turner

ISBN-10: 0061870951

ISBN-13: 9780061870958

Sophos, inheritor to the throne of Sounis, has disappeared and not using a hint. Eugenides, the hot and not likely king of Attolia, hasn't ever stopped pondering what occurred to his good friend. Nor has the Queen of Eddis, who as soon as provided Sophos her hand. They ship spies. They pay informants. They entice the gods. yet as time is going by way of, it turns into much less and no more sure that they're going to ever see their pal alive back.

Battles are fought, bribes are provided, and conspiracies are set in movement. around the sea, a ruthless empire watches for even the slightest weak spot. And Sophos, nameless and by myself, bides his time. till, drawing on his thoughts of Gen, Pol, the magus—and Eddis—Sophos units out on an experience that would swap all in their lives without end.

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