A cancer festers aboard the flotilla, one Aizarg does not see. Under the cloak of darkness, whispers and conspiracies spread from raft to raft and as hunger burns in their bellies. A treacherous plot poisons the hearts and minds of the gentle Lo. Atamoda and Aizarg struggle to keep their people together, even as an unseen enemy seeks to divide the Lo, and drive a wedge between Atamoda and her husband.
Far to the east, the demigod Fu Xi races to reach the Roof of the World before the cataclysm claims him and his beloved horse, Heise. Along the way he discovers that a terrible power relentlessly stalks him - the dreaded god war has begun. Fu Xi's immortality will be severely tested as he fights to not only to survive, but to fulfill his quest to find the mysterious white haired man and save his people.
At the end of the world, demigod and mortal fight for survival, pawns to higher powers battling for world domination. In order to save all they love, they must find one another before it's too late.
TEARS OF THE DEAD is the exciting sequel to BLACK SEA GODS. The Chronicles of Fu Xi series transforms recently re-discovered Black Sea legends, possibly the root of all Eurasian mythology, with ancient Chinese myth to create an unprecedented fantasy experience. BLACK SEA GODS was a semifinalist for the 2013 Kindle Book Reviews Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book of the Year. You can read more about it at www.blackseagods.com