Gritty, brooding, and epic: A King in Cobwebs is the gripping finale of the Tales of Durand trilogy that began with David Keck's acclaimed debut In the Eye of Heaven
The epic journey of Durand of Col comes to its satisfying conclusion in the final book of the Tales of Durand trilogy.
Once a landless second son, Durand has sold his sword to both vicious and noble men and been party to appalling acts of murder as well as self-sacrificing heroism. Now the champion of the Duke of Gireth, Durand's past has caught up with him.
The land is at the mercy of a paranoid king who has become unfit to rule. As rebellion sparks in a conquered duchy, the final bond holding back the Banished break, unleashing their nightmarish evil on the innocents of the kingdom.
In his final battle against the Banished, Durand comes face to face with the whispering darkness responsible for it all - the king in cobwebs.
David grew up in Winnipeg, Canada. During his twenties he collected degrees in education, English literature, and creative writing. He has studied in rural England, taught in prairie Canada and recently joined his wife in her hometown: New York City.