For those of us who have been following the story of the Illeniel family,this book is like a warm welcome home after a long and fascinating trip to strange lands. We are back to our roots, back with the people we love, home again. And it is all you expect it to be, filled with all the characters you have come to love and that particular brand of humor that is distinctly Mort. But soon enough we are forced to remember one important thing, life around Mordecai is rarely peaceful.
By the end of this story you will be in tears. You will be angry and heart sick. And if you are anything at all like me, you will be impatient for the next book in this series to find out how things will be put right. If that is even possible.
He must meet the expectations of his queen, his family, and his people, all while finding a way to protect them from the ancient enemy of the She’Har, but his greatest challenge may be dealing with the lingering darkness that is growing within his own heart.