By Jess Lebow
This time the citadel is the monster!
Obsidian Ridge hasn't been obvious in Faerun for centuries. it is a legend, a fairy story--until apparently, silently and suddenly over the dominion of Erlkazar, blotting out the sunlight. instructed via the insanity of a crafty wizard, the castle and its colossal array of shadowy monsters will ruin all of Erlkazar except the wizard will get what he wishes: the princess of Erlkazar as a bride. yet he will need to conflict the king's own murderer, a devoted courtier, a classy killer, and the princess herself to deliver his plan to bear.
Obsidian Ridge maintains the Citadels sequence with one other tale that explores the darker facet of that iconic myth constitution, the citadel. every one booklet within the Citadels sequence is a self-contained delusion within the Forgotten Realms international and will be learn in any order.
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