Fandom: Assassin's Creed.
Spoilers: think this story arc is quite possibly an AU by now.
Warnings: As my sister pointed out, Malik has extracted a kid from one terrorist organisation only to recruit him into his own. This is what social services calls 'grooming', kids. And it's bad.
Summary: Direct sequel to my fic The Word of God and the Treasures of Wisdom. Malik and Altair have spent the last two years travelling the world, using Altair's knowledge to discover the hidden Eden fragments and keep them from the Templars. When Altair is summoned back to Masyaf to take up the mantle of the Grand Master of the Assassins and Malik searches for an Eden fragment in the fables Garden of the Hesperides, they both get more than they bargained for...