In the sequel to’ The Apprentice of Fyordorn’ an uneasy truce exists between the worlds of Sarros and Altim. But now the grain of truth, the speck of sand said to contain the knowledge of all the known worlds and the cause of their historic battles lays vulnerable to an unknown threat. Once bitter enemies, the magicians of Sarros and Altim are forced to work together to renew its magical protection.
‘Your actions have now left the grain of truth vulnerable to others.’
‘What others,’ the Master of Altim challenged. Altim and Sarros are the most powerful of all the known worlds.’
‘Your known worlds,’ was the reply with the emphasis on your. ‘There are worlds of which you have no knowledge and it is from them that the threat comes.’ With barely a perceptible movement of his staff the white globes between them dimmed. Six new dark globes appeared.