The action-packed second book in the Night Angel trilogy, from international bestseller Brent WeeksKylar has rejected the assassin's life.
In the wake of the Godking's violent coup, both his master and his closest friend are dead.
His friend was Logan Gyre, heir to Cenaria's throne, but few of the ruling class survive to mourn his loss.
So Kylar is starting over: new city, new companions, and new profession. But when he learns that Logan might be alive, trapped and in hiding, Kylar faces an impossible choice.
He could give up the way of shadows forever, and find peace with his young family. Or Kylar could succumb to his flair for destruction, the years of training, to save his friend and his country - and lose all he holds precious. 'Brent Weeks is so good it's beginning to tick me off' Peter V.
Brett'Weeks has a style of immediacy and detail that pulls the reader relentlessly into the story.
He doesn't allow you to look away' Robin Hobb'I was mesmerised from start to finish.
Unforgettable characters, a plot that kept me guessing, non-stop action and the kind of in-depth storytelling that makes me admire a writers' work' Terry Brooks'Weeks has truly cemented his place among the great epic fantasy writers of our time' British Fantasy Society Books by Brent WeeksNight Angel The Way of ShadowsShadow's EdgeBeyond the ShadowsPerfect Shadow (novella)LightbringerThe Black PrismThe Blinding KnifeThe Broken EyeThe Blood MirrorThe Burning White