One empress against an insurrectionist. Who will take the throne?
Heron is dead. With the country fracturing and a traitor on the loose, a grief stricken Eridale must become Empress and prevent civil war without sacrificing the ones she loves.
Plagued with internal doubts about her sanity and external doubts about her ability to rule, Eridale battles attacks and traitors who want to take her title away. Even with positive responses from the people, her choices have heartbreaking consequences.
Eridale’s actions will take Mericon toward freedom or cause its downfall.