Benjamin Barnette, author
Before the Age of Iron, a young warrior from the fallen city of Opar is wounded in battle and condemned to virulent slavery, along with the women, children, and the few remaining men. Finding unforeseen fortune, Kaelin saves the life of the powerful “Lord of Ravenbourne” and recruited into his elite army of Ravenbourne Warriors; the most feared warriors throughout the Empire. \tSent to the rich and wonderous land of Ravenbourne—created by the Goddess Asa—worshiped by women throughout the Empire—Kaelin encounters beautiful, enticing, Natasha, a seemingly insignificant maiden. The powerful women of Ravenbourne, however, know that Natasha is far more important than she knows. \tTogether and separately, Kaelin and Natasha, discover heart throbbing adventure, sanguinary death, unexpected fame, erotic love, and their numinous, mystifying destiny.