This first book of of the White Shield is about Fayte, a squire of the Order of the White Shield. He was in a tournament that never ended because they were attacked by zombies, brought by Saldaria, an enemy empire at war with Hylan, Fayte’s country for many generations. The prince of Saldaria hoped to gain the King’s trust and bring peace between the two, but too much blood has been shed between the two. The Prince took the Princess of Hylan hostage and now Fayte goes on a quest to save her and the kingdom he had sworn to protect. This 295 page book will thrill adventure seeking readers and action lovers alike. I would rate this book 4.5 stars out of 5 because it had a lot of action and adventure and was masterfully written.