When he glimpses a figure that could pass for the dead Saul, Jules wonders if he has seen a ghost. Investigating the situation leads him down a road of one peril after another. He first loses his friend, Miranda, to Sekt, Gehzurolle’s agent. Sekt is a mastermind of manipulation. Unbeknownst to Jules, Sekt wields a secret weapon that will destroy all Elfies before they can find a way to the Point. Will his subtle schemes finally drive the Elfie race to extinction, and Sekt win the favor of Gehzurolle, his master? Will Jules stay true to his calling and turn his back on his friends as he seeks out the Crown?