The Godborn: The Sundering, Book II

By Paul S. Kemp

In the second e-book of the multi-author Sundering sequence introduced by way of New York Times best-selling writer R.A. Salvatore, the shadow legacy of Erevis Cale lives on at the same time his previous foe Mephistopheles seeks to stamp it out at any fee. Cale’s son Vasen—unmoored in time by means of the god Mask—has to this point been protected against the archdevil’s darkish schemes, by myself one of the servants of the Lord of sunshine who've raised him when you consider that birth.
Living in a distant abbey nestled one of the Thunder Peaks of Sembia, Vasen is haunted by way of goals of his father, trapped within the frozen hell of Cania. He is aware the day will come while he needs to suppose his position within the divine drama unfolding throughout Faerûn. yet Vasen is familiar with now not what that position can be . . . or no matter if he's able to take it on. He basically is aware what his father tells him in dreams—that he mustn't ever fail.
Enter Drasek Riven, a former compatriot of Erevis Cale, now close to divine and haunted through goals of his own—he too is familiar with the time to behave is close to. Shar, the good goddess of darkness, seems to be to solid her shadow at the international perpetually. Riven has glimpsed the cycle of evening she hopes to accomplish, and he is aware she needs to be stopped.
At the crossroads of divine intrigue and mortal future, not going heroes unite to thwart the powers of shadow and hell, and the sundering of worlds is determined on its course.

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Noll’s mom wailed. “Not my boy. now not my candy boy. I’ve already misplaced his father to the Sembian military. I can’t lose him, too. ” “Find someplace,” Vasen stated to Byrne. “Any position. We needs to try out the ritual. ” “There is nowhere, First Blade,” Byrne spoke back. A shout from the pilgrims drew their realization. of them have been pointing off to the left, however the rain and darkness avoided Vasen from seeing whatever. Lightning ripped the sky anew. “There! There! ” Vasen observed. 100 paces away, Orsin stood atop an increase, waving his employees over his head. wish for Noll rose in Vasen. “Light us up so he is aware we observed him,” Vasen acknowledged to Byrne. Byrne nodded and uttered a prayer misplaced to the howl of the wind. His safeguard started to glow, the nice and cozy, rosy glow of Amaunator’s blessing. So lit, Byrne headed towards the place they’d final noticeable Orsin. “Hurry now, everyone,” referred to as Vasen. “Quickly. quick. ” Sloshing in the course of the sopping plains, the gang Byrne towards Orsin, who got here down from the increase to satisfy them. Thunder rolled. “I’ve chanced on a cave. It’ll endure us all. ” Vasen grabbed him through the cloak, leaned on him for energy. “How a ways? ” Orsin’s eyes gave the impression of moons in his face. “Less a long way the speedier we movement. ” Vasen permit him move, and them all staggered in the course of the typhoon. Fatigue and the elements made Vasen’s imaginative and prescient blurry, yet Orsin seemed to comprehend precisely the place he used to be going. They crowned an increase, descended, discovered lower than a huge circulate grew to become river by way of the typhoon, and it some distance. It reduce a groove within the panorama, the banks falling steeply to its side. “Not far,” Orsin stated. “Almost there! ” Vasen shouted to the pilgrims. None replied. they simply stored plodding ahead. Orsin pointed and Vasen observed it—a cave mouth within the riverbank at the contrary aspect of the move. Orsin pulled Vasen shut so he may well listen. “There’s a ford forward. stick with me. ” Orsin led them to a narrower stretch of the quickly flowing circulation. He didn't hesitate, stepping at once into the water. “Make yes none are swept away,” Vasen referred to as to Byrne, Eldris, and Nald. All nodded, and so they, with Orsin, assisted the pilgrims throughout, wearing the frail and younger on their backs. The water rose waist excessive at its private aspect. Flotsam spun previous in little eddies, commonly fallen limbs and leaves. the present pulled at Vasen as he crossed. He moved slowly, methodically, taking care to not dislodge Noll. In time, all made it throughout, they usually staggered into the cave. The relative quiet struck Vasen first. The rain have been a drumbeat on his hood. Byrne put his protect within the middle of the cavern, prayed over it, and its rosy gentle painted their shadows at the walls—dark, distorted pictures of the true them. The cave was once ten paces vast and tunneled into the riverbank probably one other twenty. Brown lichen clung to the cracked partitions, oddly akin to Orsin’s tattoos. Smoke from previous fires had stained the ceiling darkish. initially the cave smelled faintly of mould and decay, however the odor of the exhausted, sodden people and their equipment quickly changed one stink with one other.

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