The war is over, but something is rotten in the state of Eidyn.
With a ragged peace in place, demons burn farmlands, violent Reivers roam the wilds and plague has spread beyond the Black Meadows. The country is on its knees.
In a society that fears and shuns him, Aranok is the first magically-skilled draoidh to be named King’s Envoy.
Now, charged with restoring an exiled foreign queen to her throne, he leads a group of strangers across the ravaged country. But at every step, a new mystery complicates their mission.
As bodies drop around them, new threats emerge and lies are revealed, can Aranok bring his companions together and uncover the conspiracy that threatens the kingdom?
Strap in for this twisted fantasy road trip from award-winning author Justin Lee Anderson.
Praise for ThE Lost War
Rosie Amber, ‘Rosie’s #Bookreview Of Epic #Fantasy THE LOST WAR by Justin Lee Anderson @authorjla #TuesdayBookBlog’, Rosie Amber, 15/10/2019
Overall a good tale in this genre and if you like any of these fantasy elements: magic, demons, ghosts, zombie types, interesting characters and well -written twisted storylines, then this might be for you.
Shalini, ‘Book Review – The Lost War by Justin Lee Anderson @authorjla #BookReview #BookBlogger #fantasy’, Shalini’s Books and Reviews, 31/08/2019
Earth-shakingly fabulous…. Every cell in me woke up and went on the adventure that the author took me on. The blood in my veins rushed in a tempo which matched the excitement this story brought about.
I just finished The Lost War by Justin Lee Anderson. Wow. Fantastic, loved it; The characters, the magic system, t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…—
Alex 🧙♂️Spells & Spaceships🚀 (@BlogSpells) November 26, 2019
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