The second book in the Rise and the Fall series, which is a "bridge" that occurs between the Legends of the First Empire series and the Riyria novels. In this book, we will meet Princes Fairlane, a noted scholar of her age who is searching for the secrets to the founding of the First Empire.
Born in Detroit, Michigan, Michael J. Sullivan has lived in Vermont, North Carolina, and Virginia. He worked as a commercial artist and illustrator, founding his own advertising agency in 1996, which he closed in 2005 to pursue writing full-time. The Crown Conspiracy is his first published work. Michael currently resides in Fairfax, Virginia, with his wife and three children.