Armies will clash and ancient secrets will be revealed in THE EMPIRE OF ASHES, the thrilling conclusion to Anthony Ryan&039;s DRACONIS MEMORIA series. The White Drake&039;s army has cut a bloody swathe across the world, leaving nothing but ash in its wake. Thousands of innocents have died beneath its blades and countless more will surely follow. Only small-time criminal Claydon Torcreek and master spy Lizanne Lethridge - along with their ragtag band of allies - stand between the white drake&039;s fury and the world&039;s end. To save the future, they must delve into the past - and unravel a timeless mystery that might just turn the tide once and for all.