(From the publisher):
The world of Prince Martris Drayke is thrown into sudden chaos when his brother murders their father and seizes the throne. Forced to flee, with only a handful of loyal colleagues to support him, Martris must seek retribution and restore his father's honor. But if the living are arrayed against him, Martris must learn to harness his burgeoning magical powers to call on different set of allies: the ranks of the dead.
Original title: The Summoner
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ Sword and Sorcery
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Dark Fantasy