Hidden Blade (The Three Lands)
"If I wasn't careful, I'd end up like them."
His father is a dull farmer. His mother is a dull farmer's wife. He seems destined for a similarly dull life.
But then a stranger appears in their village, and suddenly the talk is of soldiers and spies and secrets and gods. Will he be able to break free of his father's legacy and make a bold dash to a life of his own?
This novella (short novel) can be read on its own or as part of The Three Lands, a mythic fantasy series on friendship, romance, and betrayal in times of war and peace. The series is inspired by conflicts between nations during the final years of the Roman Empire.
The Three Lands is part of Chronicles of the Great Peninsula, a cycle of mythic fantasy series about an epic battle between cultures, set at a time when a centuries-old civilization is in danger of being destroyed.