A lonely boy in search of his cousin, who disappeared on the river years ago. A young woman with magic powers, lethal to those who oppose her. Two old brothers who urgently need to settle a dispute which affects an entire country. An evil sorcerer, trapped in a forest of stone. Dragons and trolls, flying ships and staguffaloes, witches and shalbulites. The Wind of the Wild Lands is a story of friendship, love, and loyalty — but also one of ambition, betrayal and deadly danger. A tremendous adventure is about to begin.