The Crystal of Glath has been rediscovered by the great great grandson of one of Acleron’s greatest warriors! Daelin Thimlock, tasked with taking this gemstone to the Lords’ Table, is joined by his best friend and three of Orphis’ most famous citizens. Their mission is to find out if this stone is in fact the very jewel that was present at the destruction of several great ancient cities. Along the way, they are confronted with many obstacles, not the least of which includes their imprisonment inside the castle of a necromancer.
Time is running out as Ryaarth, the shadow sorcerer of Zoe Meace, has been stretching his talons of malice in all directions, slowly enveloping the other realms in shadow. The companions are determined to create an alliance of the realms to fight Ryaarth. Will this alliance forged be enough to thwart his black intentions?