An old king lies dying and in the shadows the Royal Kin gather to await the naming of his successor.
But the king chooses Elfgift, his bastard, elf-born son.
Elfgift's three jealous half-brothers are determined that he will never rule.
They plot to destroy Elfgift and nearly succeed.
Until the fearsome Battle-woman Jarnseaxa takes her place at Elfgift's side, calling him to battle.
This book is out of print at present. I hope to self-publish it soon.