When the gods turn away, many sins can go unseen.
The death of her father rests heavily on Torunn’s shoulders… and the suspicion surrounding his passing only makes it harder to accept how her life has changed now that her brother has taken the jarl’s mantle.
Support for the new jarl is thin and tainted by the rumors that their family line is cursed by the gods. There is only one way to restore the people’s trust—a pilgrimage to the holy places to cleanse the jarl and re-affirm his connection to the gods.
But Torrun’s quest for the truth will put her own life in danger. If she can survive, what will be left to claim?