As the clan of the Ice People are scattered across Norway and Denmark, their lives bring new joys – and new dangers. When young Tancred, great grandson of Tengel the Good, sets off on his first adventure, he's drawn into a nightmarish vision of deception and murder. Could it be real? Here he meets Jessica, a young noblewoman, who could be his salvation. But she is haunted by the malice and madness of a family who were meant to protect her. As they are both drawn into the highest circles of Court, intrigue and betrayal surround them, and each must face their nemesis.
The Legend of the Ice People series has already captivated over 45 million readers across the world.
The story of the Ice People is a moving legend of love and supernatural powers
'Margit Sandemo is, simply, quite wonderful.'
- The Guardian
'Full of convincing characters, well estabished in time and place, and enlightening ... will get your eyes popping, and quite possibly groins twitching ... these are graphic novels without pictures ... I want to know what happens next.'
- The Times
'A mixure of myth and legend interwoven with historical events, this is imaginative creation that involves the reader from the first page to the last.'
- Historical Novels Review
'Loved by the masses, the prolific Margit Sandemo has written over 172 novels to date and is Scandinavia s most widely read author...'
- Scanorama magazine