The demon’s attack at the betrothal spreads fear and doubt throughout the nations of Ki’hal.
But Gen’s courage and sacrifice make him a legend and inspiration to the people. As the long, dangerous trip to Elde Luri Mora approaches, the Chalaine must battle her misgivings about the Ha’Ulrich and lean on her faithful Protector for the strength to do what she must to save the world.
As the journey across shards begins, her friendship with Gen deepens with every mile forward – but so does the danger. Intrigue and ruin threaten the caravan at every turn, but the most dangerous war of all is fought within the walls of the Chalaine’s heart.