Cyador's Heirs -- the recent novel in L. E. Modesitt, Jr.'s New York Times bestselling Saga of Recluce.
Decades after the autumn of Cyador, its survivors have reestablished themselves in Cigoerne, a fertile kingdom coveted by means of opposed buddies in much less hospitable lands. younger Lerial, the second one son of Duke Kiedron, lives within the shadow of his older brother Lephi, the inheritor to their father's realm. Lerial's destiny turns out preordained: he'll someday command his brother's forces in protection of Cigoerne, serving at his older sibling's excitement, and no more.
But whilst Lerial is shipped out of the country to be fostered by means of significant Altyrn to profit the talents and knowledge he'll have to satisfy his destiny tasks, he starts a trip right into a a lot higher international that brings out his actual power. Lerial has skills that few, as but, suspect: he's a kind of infrequent beings who can harness either Order and Chaos, the competing common forces that form the area and outline the magic that exists inside of it. And as struggle eventually engulfs the fringes of Cigoerne, Lerial's becoming mastery of Order and Chaos is confirmed to its limits, and his own.