Now, Heron of Alexandria must confront those myths aboard Hoth
the Black's iron ship, the Jörmungandr, as they flee the
remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
As she struggles to recover from her horrific injuries, and the repercussions
of what happened in the Roman Senate, she must decide - once and forever - what
she truly believes in.
Thomas K. Carpenter writes in diverse genres including: YA dystopia, post-cyberpunk sci-fi, steampunk, dark fantasy, and alternate reality historical mystery. His latest series, the Alexandrian Saga, has garnered rave reviews from readers and critics. His best selling novels and short stories can be found at all major online retailers. He lives in St. Louis with his wife, two kids, and one oafishly large labrador retriever. Visit him online at www.thomaskcarpenter.com.
When Heron returns to Alexandria, she finds the High Priest of Sobek, Lysimachus, has wrested control of the great city of Alexandria from the nobles by demonstrating his mastery over death. Alone and in a city arrayed against her, Heron must find allies, rescue Sepharia from the clutches of the crocodile cult, and somehow find a way to overthrow Lysimachus from his iron-clad control of the city, otherwise she'll lose her beloved City of Wonders for eternity.
The Blade’s Memory is the fifth installment in the Dragon Blood series.