From Cinda Williams Chima comes the third adventure in the Shattered Realms series where interwoven story lines converge as the warring Seven Realms struggle to unite against a horrific tyrant. Vagabond seafarer Evan Strangward can move wind, waves, and weather. But his magical abilities can’t protect him forever from the brutal Empress Celestine whose relentless armies continue to grow. Worried that the Seven Realms will fall, Evan travels to the Fells to warn the people that an invasion is imminent. Meanwhile, Celestine’s formidable daughter Princess Alyssa is a prisoner aboard her mother’s ship. She may be the last remaining hope of bringing down the Empress from within her own tightly controlled stronghold.