Following the rebellion of the Borden Isles, the Kingdom of Svieda was forced to make a pact with the Sho'Curlas Alliance in order to maintain the world's balance of power.
Many years later that pact was betrayed, suddenly and irrevocably, when the Sword King of Svieda is assassinated by the Sho'Curlas Ambassador in the opening act of an invasion.
To help save his country in the ensuing war, Sword Prince Maelgyn must travel to the province of Sopan, take command of his armies, and join his cousins in battle. Along the way he rescues a Dwarven Caravan, forges a badly needed alliance, and accidentally gets married.
And then he learns about the Dragons....