Flesh and Fire
Vineart War #1
Once, all power in the Vin Lands was held by the prince-mages, who alone could craft spellwines, and who selfishly used them to their own gain. Now, fourteen centuries after a demigod shattered the Vine, it is the humble Vinearts who know the secret of crafting spells from wines, the source of magic, and they are prohibited from holding power.
But a new darkness is rising in the vineyards, and only one Vineart, Master Malech, senses the coming danger. He has but one weapon to use against it: a young slave named Jerzy, whose origins are unknown, even to him. Yet his uncanny sense of the Vinearts' craft offers a hint of greater magics within—magics that Malech must cultivate in his new apprentice before time runs out. For if Jerzy cannot unlock the secrets of the spellwines, the Vin Lands will surely be destroyed.
Flesh and Fire- available now
Weight of Stone- available now
The Shattered Vine- October 18, 2011
GIVEAWAY:Thanks to Simon and Schuster I have a copy (mass-market paperback) of Flesh and Fire to giveaway to one lucky winner. To enter leave a comment along with your email address. Open to U.S. & Canada. The winner will be announced October 24th. Good Luck!