Doing his duty to the realm may mean that the minor noble Midas must sacrifice everything he loves most.
A dying king. A mysterious invader. The vision the seer saw was clear--find the lost shard from the Spire of Peace or the realm would drown in blood.
The problem--eight hundred years ago the elven hero Kathkalan took the shard with him into the lair of the most vicious dragon ever known to mankind...and he never returned.