Forty years of peace in Tencendor seem about to be torn apart by rival groups within the kingdom - The ruler, Caelum, feels overwhelmed by these problems but then discovers a new threat from beyond the Star Gate which poses an even bigger danger
The sequel series to the "Axis trilogy."
The author is the medieval historian Dr Sara Warneke, who uses the pseudonym Sara Douglass for her fantasy fiction. Sara was born in Penola, South Australia, and spent her early working life as a nurse. She worked her way through three degrees at the University of Adelaide, culminating in a PhD in early modern English history