The Emerald Scepter
|Author||Thomas M. Reid|
|Cover artist||Duane O. Myers|
|Published||Wizards of the Coast 2005|
|Media type||Print (Paperback)|
|Preceded by||The Ruby Guardian|
The Emerald Scepter is a fantasy novel by Thomas M. Reid, set in the world of the Forgotten Realms, and based on the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. It is the third novel in "The Scions of Arrabar" trilogy. It was published in paperback in August 2005 (ISBN 978-0-7869-3754-7).
An ally from the deepest forests comes to aid a city involved in the political intrigue of a mercenary society.
Don D'Ammassa opined that the novel's plot is the "most interesting" of the three in the trilogy, "although the prose is occasionally awkward."
- D'Ammassa, Don (September 2006). "Whisper of Waves/Midnight's Mask/The Emerald Scepter/Guardian: Saviors of Kamizawa", Chronicle 28 (3): 66.