At the focal point of a coming apocalypse in the Inherited Lands stands Gideon Dawning, a troubled loner who has been marked by prophecy as the Waymaker for the Pearl. Book 2 of the The Pearlsong Refounding epic fantasy series by Michael D. Warden.
Another Gideon has appeared in The Inherited Lands. He may be the answer to ancient prophesies of doom and deliverance. Or he may just be Gideon Dawning, a graduate student from Texas, in over his head in a world beyond time. Adult epic fantasy by Michael D. Warden.