Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
On the eve of his wedding, Nermesa Klandes uncovers a plot to kill
Conan. And to his horror, he soon learns that the man chosen to do the
murderous deed is a man whom King Conan trusts more than anyone – Nermesa