The first book of the acclaimed Book Of Words fantasy trilogy, reissued with a stunning new cover.
J. V. Jones worked initially for a record label in her native Liverpool, later moving to San Diego, California, where she ran an export business and was marketing director for an interactive software company.
'J. V. Jones is a striking writer... wonderful' Robert Jordan 'J. V. Jones is quite a find...a deliciously intricate tale' Katherine Kurtz 'A storyline featuring the kind of political scheming and intrigue that makes for gripping reading' SFX 'a lot of fun.' VECTOR