Amid the fires of war, kings and queens are crowned…The frost giant, the Jotun, has conquered Oakharrow. The city is lost—for now. But Aelthena has never given up easily. Fleeing Oakharrow, she goes to the jarls of Baegard, seeking their aid in taking back her home. But with politics at play, and Ha-Sypt on the move, she must make a choice to do what is best for her nation or for herself.Bjorn, meanwhile, sets his sights on a greater challenge. Knowing too little of the giant who has attacked his home, he and his companions go to the priests who know more. Among them, Bjorn uncovers ancient secrets and develops his newly discovered magic. But both knowledge and power have a price, and Bjorn will pay it in sorrow and blood.The Runewar has come—rulers shall rise and fall.The Crown of Fire & Fury is the second book of The Runewar Saga, a Norse- and Egyptian-inspired high fantasy series.