The evil warlord Mordig has escaped from his prison, and only the true blade of power can defeat him and save the land of Lowthar. The sword must be forged in goblin fires, and its up to Kenric to win the goblin kings allegiance. Kenric, Linwe, and Hnagi undertake a daring mission, first into the goblin realm and then into Mordigs own stronghold. And at last they must face him in battle to decide the fate of Lowthar. Reassuringly concise and brimming with spine-tingling adventure, the Lowthars Blade trilogy leads young readers straight to the heart of high fantasy.