Winterbirth Author:Brian Ruckley Trade paperback with same ISBN(0316067695) as hardcover. — It is a world of ice. It is a world of blood. It is a godless world. — An uneasy truce exists between the Thanes of the True Bloods. — Now, as another winter approaches, the armies of the Black Road march south, from their exile beyond the Vale of Stones. For some, war will bring a swift an... more »d violent death. Others will not hear the clash of swords or see the corpses strewn over the fields. They instead will see an opportunity to advance their own ambitions. But all, soon, will fall under the shadow that is descending.
For, while the storm of battle rages, one man is following a path that will awaken a terrible power in him ? and his legacy will be written in blood.« less