A Dark Sacrifice: Book Two of The Rune of Unmaking
by Madeline Howard
Cover Artist: Steve Youll
Eos Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9780060575922
Date: 01 December 2007 List Price $14.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK
Links: Author's Website /
From back of book: More than a century has passed since the mighty struggle between the wizards and the mages ended in their mutual destruction, and more than 40 years since the Empress Ouriana became the Divine Incarnation of the Devouring Moon. Appointing 12 deadly sorcerers as her priests, she rules the land in darkness unending.
Yet there is a small chance for hope, if one foreordained princess can survive to adulthood. But she has vanished behind enemy lines, and even a brave band of heroes may not be able to reach her in time. For Ouriana's dark reign has woken the ancient terrors of legend, and their vengeance will be swift and all-consuming...