The Fated Sky : After the death of her father and brothers in a Viking raid, Ran is alone. Alone and afraid. Traveling by sledge across a snowy headland to take part in the winter sacrifice, her future is uncertain. Her fate lies in the hands of Vigut, a cruel stranger who brings nothing but fear and death. Her life at the mercy of an evil magician. Her destiny in the love of a traveling musician. But where the journey ends is up to her .