A diverse group of heroes and villains gather at the Dragon Inn. Located near the border, the inn serves as a station for those passing into political exile. Shadowy figures exchange secrets and information in a background of intrigue and danger. When poison wine is served, the swordplay begins. An evil eunuch seems to be the one who knows everyone's business as the mountain retreat becomes the setting for diabolical political wrangling.
by Dan Pavlides synopsis