The Power That Binds is the second book in The Devan Chronicles. Julia has recovered from events in The God Decrees and we now find her living in Fortress Athione with lord Keverin as her lover and future consort. On a trip to the site of a new town being constructed for those diposessed in the war, Julia is attacked and nearly killed by Tanjung assassins. Meanwhile, Navarien has been ordered to conquer three northern cities for his master lord Mortain. Mortain is determined to see Deva fall, he sets a new plan into motion that sees its king dead and Julia riding to Devar to ensure the succesion proceeds as she wishes. Will Julia succeed? Read The Power That Binds to find out!
This report prepared by mark cooper