Mags was a Herald of Valdemar. But he had once lived the brutal life of a child slave. When he was Chosen by his Companion Dallen, his young life was saved, and he slowly adjusted to being well fed, educated, and treasured as a trainee in the Herald's Collegium at Haven. Singled out by the King's Own Herald, Mags would thrive in his secret training as a spy. His unusually strong Gift an ability to Mindspeak and Mindhear anyone, not just others who were Gifted made him a perfect undercover agent for the king.
Sequel to Mercedes Lackey's "Closer to Home," this adventure continues Mags's journey as Valdemar's herald spy.
Closer to the Heart
Book Two of Herald Spy