By Jim ButcherJim Butcher's leap forward number one New York Times bestseller starring Chicago’s purely specialist wizard, Harry Dresden.
by way of the mystical ruling physique often called the White Council, Harry retains his nostril fresh and his head down. For years, the council has held a dying mark over Harry’s head. He’s nonetheless considered a black sheep via some—and as a sacrificial lamb by way of others. yet none regard him with extra suspicion and disdain than Morgan, a veteran Warden with a grudge opposed to somebody who bends the foundations.
So while Morgan turns up soliciting for aid, Harry isn’t precisely desirous to bounce into motion. Morgan has been accused of treason opposed to the White Council—and there’s just one, ultimate punishment for that crime. He’s at the run, wishes his identify cleared, and he wishes somebody with a knack for backing the underdog.
Now, Harry needs to discover a traitor in the Council, hold a less-than-agreeable Morgan less than wraps, and steer clear of coming lower than scrutiny himself. And a unmarried mistake may cost a little an individual his head.