Author: Mercedes Lackey
Original language: English
Tarma and Kethry’s long-term goals are to settle back at Tale’sedrin and build mage schools. Tarma, being Goddess-Sworn, cannot have children. But Kethry, who is Tarma’s Sworn Oath-Sister is now part of the Tale’sedrin clan; through her, the clan with live on. Anyways— They are now with a mercenary company known as the SunHawks. The leader of this company captain Idra. Idra, who was a princess of Rethwellan, went home in search of a magical sword. Her two brothers were trying to decide who should become the new King; This legendary magical sword would reveal who it should be. But something’s wrong and Idra doesn’t return. Being Sisters of Sword and Spell, Tarma and Kethry had long-ago made a Goddess-Sworn oath to fight against evil. They cannot forget this bond and so they set forth towards Rethwellan to fight the evil that is possessing that land.