A shadow has fallen over the Tressian Republic.
Ruling families plot against one another with sharp words and sharper knives, heedless of the threat posed by the invading armies of the Hadari Empire.
The Republic faces its darkest hour. Yet as Tressia falls, heroes rise.
Game of Thrones meets The Last Kingdom in Matthew Ward's Legacy of Ash - an unmissable epic fantasy debut of vicious intrigue, ancient magic and the eternal clash of empires.
'Incredible action scenes' Fantasy Hive
'Magnificent and epic' Grimdark magazine
'Rivals Brandon Sanderson's Words of Radiance. It's really good' Engadget
"Legacy of Ash is a sprawling epic filled with multi-dimensional characters, political intrigue, intense magic, and large-scale battles. A perfect blend of Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire and Bernard Cornwell’s The Last Kingdom." - FanFiAddict