(From the publisher):
The seven gods of Order had ruled unchallenged for centuries, served by the adepts of the Circle in their bleak northern castle on the Star Peninsula. But for Tarod-the most enigmatic and formidable sorcerer in Circle's ranks-a darker affinity had begun to call. Threatening his beliefs, even his sanity, it rose unbidden from beyond time; an ancient and deadly adversary that could plunge the world into madness and chaos-and whose power might rival that of the gods themselves. And though Tarod's mind and heart were pledged to Order, his soul was another matter...
Original title: Initiate, the
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ Sword and Sorcery
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Time Travel
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Dark Fantasy