Mercadian Masques (Magic the Gathering: Masquerade Cycle, Book 1)

By Francis Lebaron

Treachery stalks the Weatherlight.

Escaping from Rath, the group of the flying send Weatherlight finds itself adrift. Grieving for his or her misplaced comrades and short of upkeep, they make their painful solution to Mercadia, a urban the place every thing is for sale.

But no longer every little thing is because it turns out. within the streets of Mercadia, the heroes of the Weatherlight find that greater than item can be purchased and sold.

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