A fantastic new novel by the master of magic and adventure.
Successful author Raymond E. Feist returns to the city of Krondor and one of his most beloved characters, Jimmy the Hand.
The Crawler: a name whispered in fear....
In the crime-ridden alleys of Krondor, a rival gang has emerged that threatens the mockers of the upright man.
The Crawler controls the rival gang?
Where does its power come from?
And does it threaten the peace of the Kingdom?
James, the personal squire of Prince Arutha of Krondor, but in the underworld known as the thief and trickster Jimmy the Hand, must travel to Kesh in disguise.
There, working with William, lieutenant of the prince's household guard and son of the magician Pug, and Jazhara, niece of Keshian Hazara-Khan's lord, he must try to unmask the mysterious Crawler and rid Krondor of his influence.