Mia is on the run---per usual. She's just become the victor of the greatest game in the Republic. She's also just become the most wanted assassin of the Republic after murdering Duomo and (who she thought was) Sceva. Now, with her bratty brother Jonnen in tow, she must escape Godsgrave without getting killed by Luminatii soldiers, Red . . .
Mia Corvere thinks she's one step closer to avenging her parents' deaths. After saving the Red Church from total dessimation, Mia is finally made a blade at Lord Cassius's dying command. With many of the Church's blades dead after the attack, Mia finds herself busy assassinating for the Minsitry. But not Duomo. Or Sceva. In fact, the . . .
When Mia is only a child, her father is hanged, a traitor to the Republic after a failed rebellion against the Senate. Her mother and brother are thrown into a prison of madness, and Mia herself barely escapes with her life. Taken under the wing of a retired assassin, Mia grows up strengthening her body and mind, and one day ventures out to find . . .