Crucible: The Trial of Cyric the Mad

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Crucible: The Trial of Cyric the Mad
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy novel
Media type Print (Paperback)

Crucible: The Trial of Cyric the Mad is the fifth and final book in The Avatar Series, written by Troy Denning.

Plot summary[edit]

In Crucible, Cyric is put on trial before the Circle of Twelve for dereliction of duty and his godhood may be removed. To defend himself, Cyric creates his holy book with magical power that can convert any person who reads the Cyrinishad. He tasks one of his followers, Malik el Sami yn Nasser, who was a successful carpet merchant in Calimport, on a mission to Candlekeep to bring him. The trial of Malik and the quest will be the origin of all divine intrigues that have a crucial influence on the fate of deities Mystra and Kelemvor.