The mystery of Dragonglass will change the life of an apprentice scribe from anonymity to one of destiny but every adventure comes with a price. In the capital of the Dominion of Ellaria, young Bhryen's investigation of a stolen item plunges him into a world of forbidden magic and dark powers. Unknown to Bhryen, the crown of Ellaria is already in trouble, as sorcerous powers and the threat of war gathers around eating into the fabric of its fragile peace. Bhryen discovers that he possesses a dangerous gift. With the help of the fey, young boy J'arik, he must learn to master this gift while keeping it a secret from the temple. Though forbidden by the temple laws, using Bhryen's new found gift might be the only thing that can save them all. His journey will bring him face to face with his own desire for power and ambition to find his own personal legacy. He must sift through the wealth of advice he gets from well-meaning family, friends and mentors to find his personal center in this coming of age story.