Bards of the Solarians - A Sci-Fi Short Novel by Payton Byrd

Bards of the Solarians tells the story of Father Bainlish, a Bard that is tasked with subverting the culture of Earth and beginning an intergalactic war.  During the execution of his mission, Father Bainlish struggles with doubt about his belief in his God, the effects of his work on Earth, and the aftermath of the successful outcome of his mission.

Bards of the Solarians is the second book of The Grey Chronicles series.  The first book, Reflections Across the Universe is a well reviewed short novel that sets the stage for the exciting adventures of Father Bainlish.