Prince Kirian is in danger. His uncle Silas has staged a coup–seeking to depose Kirian's father as king. Only narrowing managing to escape, Kirian becomes a fugitive as he seeks to travel west where he will find safety with his grandfather Sarkan, the ruler of Castle Drakon. Aiding Kirian in his quest is jaded mercenary Arken, and loyal young nobleman Tabor. With Arken's sword and Tabor's bow to keep him safe, Kirian must try and outwit and outrun the hunters that Silas has set after him. However, Kirian is not without powers of his own–his family is sometimes blessed with shape-shifting abilities, the power to transform into a dragon. As he seeks to save his family and unlock his powers, Kirian is on a quest to become The Dragon Prince.
A Standalone Short Story with No Cliffhanger!