By James Boschert
Talon de Gilles, son of a Christian knight of Jerusalem in the course of the time of the Crusades, is simply thirteen whilst ferocious Saracens assault his family's caravan and take him captive. rather than promoting him into slavery, slaying him for his or her entertainment or ransoming him, his captors impose a dire destiny upon the boy, forcing Talon to turn into certainly one of them, an murderer of the Ismaili, the main feared and hated sect in all of Persia, and beyond.
The grasp of the Ismaili has plans for this young ferengi, who could be capable of go left out between Europeans to arrive objectives that now not even the main skillful Saracen may procedure unchallenged - if he survives his education and initiation. But while Talon, his good friend Reza, and Rav'an, the Master's personal sister, observe treachery within the stronghold of Alamut, they must flee, utilizing all their talents to dodge the ruthless assassins who're despatched to seek them down, from the frozen wastes of snow-laden mountain passes to the flowering gardens of Isfahan and beyond.
"This is an extraordinary first novel that not just is definitely written and crafted by means of a convinced writer yet is usually solidly in keeping with study and the existence reviews of the author...Engaging and fantastically finished" Historical Novel Society Review.
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