After a lifetime of slavery and war, Taylin thought she'd found the life she wanted. She had a family, friends and a purpose. If t for the tiny issue of having the ancient dark wizard, Ru Brakar, mystically bonded to her, her stay in Daire City would have been paradise. But the manipulative demon, Immurai the Masked, has other plans. He sacked Daire City, attacked those she loved, and kidnapped her adoptive nephew. His demand: that she bring him something called a Soul Battery to his distant stronghold. Backed by her adoptive sister Raiteria, her friends Kaiel and Brin, and the ever-present and reticent Ru, Taylin strikes out, following an army seeking vengeance for a slain king. Their mission: discover the nature of the Soul Battery and take the stolen child back. The price: blood, toil and secrets laid bare, some of which they didn't even kw they carried. Collects Book 3 of the web serial vel, Rune Breaker. See how it all began in Rune Breaker Book1, A Girl and Her Monster, and the events that led Taylin to step upon the path of destruction in Rune Breaker Book 2, Lighter Days, Darker Nights.
Landon Porter is a proud geek who enjoys comic books, roleplaying, and gaming. He knows a d20 from 2d10, the Konami Code and why Pi Day is March 14. A fan of all things Fantasy and Sci-Fi, he's been writing about them on the web since 2002 and has been telling stories since before he could writeHe lives in Northern Virginia where he has a day job teaching and troubleshooting computers. His best known works are the superhero web fiction series, 'The Descendants' and the dungeonpunk fantasy Rune Breaker.An avid fan of Fantasy, Science Fiction, Roleplaying Games and Superhero comics, his works tend to mix and blend tropes from each into new an original creations.His writing philosophy heavily emphasizes themes of family, hope and redemption, rejecting the idea that works must be bleak and dark to be realistic and meaningful.