As refugees scramble to escape the city, Gregor swears an oath to the new rulers. Read more
The Last Boat
As refugees scramble to escape the city, Gregor swears an oath to the new rulers.
Under the rule of the followers of Maya, Tumanbay has become a place of fear.
Gregor's niece Manel is sent by her rebel comrades into the desert on a mission to kill.
Healing the Sick
Slave trader Ibn seeks justice from the new regime's religious courts.
Kiss My Fingers
Threat of plague brings Barakat into conflict with Effendi Red.
Following a series of murders, Barakat's hold over Tumanbay is complete.
Take My Hand
Manel goes to the swamps in search of her enslaved father, General Qulan.
We Are Three
As the rebel army approaches the city, Gregor must confront the truth about his past.
Tree of Sorrows
Tumanbay is recovering from a brutal occupation by the followers of Maya.
The return of a certain prominent palace official offers hope for new alliances.
The Blind Man
Tumanbay faces a new enemy in the form of a formidable group of priest warriors.
Cadali, the recently returned vizier, begins a plot to take over the empire.
A coup is underway and Sultana Manel and her lover Alkin face a grim future.
The arrival of Herod’s mother, Fatima, introduces a new player in the fight for power.
Hostage of Fortune
After the failed coup, Fatima is set on revenge for her murdered son.
The Balarac return with a gift. A new uncomfortable alliance or a deadly game?