After River's parents are executed, Petra and the Ns take up refuge on Prayer Mountain--in the shadow of the cross. But Petra's nemesis, Cardin Ritter, remains determined to find her and turn her over to Mandrake for interrogation.
Meanwhile, Quinton becomes increasingly obsessed with giving Bella a new identity to save her life. As he becomes more desperate, he realizes that only one person can help him protect Bella--but to reach out to her will endanger his own life, his world and everything he values.
N: The Shadow of the Cross is the second installment in the series, "N".
About the Author
Joyce Swann became nationally-known in the 1990's because of her work homeschooling her ten children from the first grade through masters' degrees before their seventeenth birthdays. She has been featured on Paul Harvey's weekly radio program, CBN and the 1990's CBS series "How'd They Do That?" She has been interviewed by "Woman's World," "The National Enquirer," and numerous regional newspapers. The story of the Swann family has also been featured in the "National Review" and several books about homeschooling success stories. Joyce is co-author of four novels, including "The Fourth Kingdom," which was selected as a top four finalist in the "Christianity Today" 2011 fiction of the year awards, and she is author of two children's books ("The McAloon" series). For nearly a decade, she was a popular columnist for "Practical Homeschooling," and she has retold her own story of homeschooling her ten children in "Looking Backward: My Twenty-Five Years as a Homeschooling Mother." Her most popular novel, "The Warrior," has been downloaded over 100,000 times on Kindle since its initial publication in 2012 and currently has over 500 reviews on Amazon. In 2015, Joyce published Book One of her new series for young adults. "N: The Beginning" tells the story of a future America in which Christianity has been outlawed and children of Christians are hunted and arrested. "N: The Shadow of the Cross" is the second installment in this series.