Ian has proven his abilities as a warrior and now the most dangerous battle begins, the battle against the power of evil. Ian must unravel the secrets of the mountain and discern whom his real enemy is, the enemy both without and within. He tackles with the twelve-year-old boy who seems to hold the fate of the entire Realm in his hands, and yet the pressing Songs of Wisdom call for compassion in his dealings. Ian leads his men in the fight against the powers of darkness. But he must also be willing to sacrifice everything he ever hoped to have in order to save those he loves.
Book 3 of the Ian’s Realm Saga series, fantasy for middle-grade readers and older.
Heroes come in many shapes in the real world and in Ian’s Realm. What makes a dad, or a warrior? How can love linger on in the face of loss? How can enemies be forgiven? And how can a boy know how he wants to spend his life? There’s a beauty to the tale and its telling. There’s wisdom in the characters’ growth. And there’s a delightful, satisfying symmetry to this journey’s end. For a great story, enjoy all three books in the trilogy, then search for more. Ian’s Realm will welcome you back.
— Sheila Deeth, Amazon’s top 100 reviewer and author of Divided by Zero