By Jeff Salyards
Many stories are instructed of the Syldoon Empire and its fearsome infantrymen, who're recognized in the course of the global for his or her treachery and atrocities. a few say that the Syldoon consume virgins and infants -- or even their very own moms. Arkamondos, a bookish younger scribe, suspects that the Syldoon's dire acceptance could have grown within the retelling, yet he is approximately to determine for himself. employed to chronicle the exploits of a band of rugged Syldoon warriors, Arki reveals himself either nervous and eager about the men's enigmatic chief, Captain Braylar Killcoin. A secretive, mercurial determine haunted through the thoughts of these he is killed together with his lethal flail, Braylar has already disposed of not less than one impertinent scribe... and Arki can be subsequent. Archiving the mundane doings of millers and retailers used to be tedious, yet not less than it used to be secure. As Arki heads off on a mysterious undertaking into elements unknown, within the corporation of the coarse, bloody-minded Syldoon,he is promised an opportunity to eventually checklist an ancient experience definitely worth the telling, yet first he needs to live to tell the tale the event! A gripping army fable within the culture of Glen cook dinner, Scourge of the Betrayer explores the brutal politics of Empire-and the searing influence of violence and darkish magic on a man's soul.