Angry Robot



432 pp
PB 216 x 135 mm
Rights: Mushens Entertainment

The Judas Blossom

The Nightingale and the Falcon, Book I 

Stephen Aryan

Family and war collide in this thrilling and bloody reimagining of the Mongol Empire’s invasion of Persia 1260.Due to the efforts of the great Genghis Khan, the Mongol Empire covers a vast portion of the known world. In the shadow of his grandfather, Hulagu, ruler of the Ilkhanate, is determined to create a single empire that covers the entire world. His method? Violence.His youngest son, Temujin, struggles to find his place in his father’s bloody rule. After another failure, Temujin is given one last chance to prove himself to Hulagu, who is sure there is a great warrior buried deep inside. But there’s something else rippling under the surface; something far more powerful and dangerous than they could ever imagine…

STEPHEN ARYAN was born in Iran, and raised in Whitley Bay, on the north east coast of the UK. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Quest for Heroes duology as well as the Age of Darkness and Age of Dread trilogies. His debut, Battlemage, won the inaugural Hellfest Inferno Award.