The King’s Cavalla Academy has been ravaged by the Speck plague. As the Academy infirmary eventually begins to empty, Cadet Nevare Burvelle prepares to journey home, to attend his brother Rosse’s wedding. A bright future awaits him as a commissioned officer betrothed to a beautiful young noblewoman.
Yet his nights are still haunted by dreams of his defeated nemesis, the Tree Woman. Dreams in which his Speck self betrays everything he holds dear in his waking life. Has the plague infected him in ways far more mysterious than the merely physical?
This is book two in the Soldier Son trilogy.
- Cat. No.