His parents murdered, and childhood obliterated, Corin an Fol joins the wild Wolf Regiment and immediately falls foul of its brutal Swordmaster, Taskala. The situation soon spirals out of control, sparking off an epic adventure comprising revenge, loathing, lust, and love – charting Corin’s journey from childhood dreamer to lethal warrior. The Mercenary Trilogy tells of Corin’s early days before his continuing adventures in The Crystal Crown Trilogy.