The underground rumble between the Holy Tongue Society and Bavel adds insult to injury when the villainous Deli puts our hero up against the wall and then questions his loyalty to his own cause. Will Shem be able to fend off Deli's finishing attack?
Not far from now, humanity said all that there was to say. Out of boredom or dread, people cast aside religions to worship the dictionary. But factions argued over definitions and made war.
The dystopian Bavel Empire and its dictator, Beli Ya’al, promised peace under the motto of “one language, few words.” But Bavel brainwashed the masses into an army that dissolved all other governments on earth.
Only the Holy Tongue Society, besieged under the former Shrine of the Book, dissents…