The Beast of the North
by Alaric Longward
A young thief returns the loot to a beautiful victim
He finds honesty doesn’t really pay
Good deeds can get you in plenty of trouble. Maskan and Sand, thieves of Red Midgard soon discover there is no place of chivalry in the life of a thief, as they get embroiled in the affairs of Mad King and a rival criminal gang. Following a harrowing loss, they join a family of nobles seeking the death of the monarch, but everyone has secrets and their common quest for vengeance risks pulling the kingdom to war. There is a dark hand pulling the strings in the shadows, and the fate of the entire world of Midgard hangs in the balance.
Will Maskan find a way to slay the king, or shall he fall victim to a surprising enemy?
Category: Fantasy – Epic