The king called him a visionary, named him his heir, but those who expected to rule threaten rebellion. If Justen avoids the assassins and civil war, he faces a looming destiny that will require remolding the world’s beliefs, or clans will continue to perish. He’s only beginning to discover his arcane power, what many consider taboo. Not wielding it, his success is less likely. Though he can’t alienate those who would follow him.