Wing Merehr Cawutt doesn’t want to be the leader of his race, he wants to be left alone to tend his fields. His brother Nien is a warrior and a scholar but not the leader their people want.
In a single night, everything changes for Wing and Nien, as their world is torn apart, and the brothers are separated. Wing is forced to leave the valley, running for his life.
Alone and lost in the mountains, all Wing wants is his people, his family, and his life back.
Taken in by a mysterious old man, Wing recovers physically but not spiritually. Unable to do any more for Wing, the man sends Wing on to an old friend…
In a distant place, Wing is reunited with Nien, but not in a way either of them would have expected.
Together, the brothers struggle to face their demons even as they attempt to unite the races of their continent against a foe that could destroy them all.
Wing and Nien is an epic family tale of survival, a religious revolution, and consciousness expansion into a new world.