In The Dread Lord icon two young men go to the University of Iowa by day and visit a fantasy world by night. One shines as a knight, a paragon of goodness and faith. The other, Icon, is a necromancer and an outcast, but he wants desperately to do the right thing. Their friendship gradually turns into a gigantic war between nations, and terrible consequences ensue in this dark fantasy by Dalton Lewis. $2.99 on Kindle.