“Deeply-realized characters, compelling, wonderfully fluid narrative, and crisp prose complement the tightly crafted plot, which thrills while probing issues of individuality, duty and morality. By turns dark and surreal, this fascinating tale will stay with readers long after they turn the last page.” -The Prairies Book Review
The newly married sorceress Veras detects something strange — tears in the wind. Someone needs her help!
With her husband, the swordsman Nico, and others, she heads to the woods, unaware that an unknown, powerful force is trying to seize control of the weather!
While they struggle against this threat, Veras and Nico face their own challenges as they adjust to married life and Veras’s surprise pregnancy, all of which is complicated by the presence of sorcerer Xyron — Veras’s former lover. Can the group overcome their doubts and differences to find some way to protect the Great East Wood and the surrounding areas?
“… compelling, wonderfully fluid narrative …” -The Prairies Book Review
“… A thoughtful tale …” -Kirkus Reviews
About the Author
Lynne Armstrong-Jones is the author of the well-received fantasy novel On the Trail of the Ruthless Warlock. She wrote this sequel in response to comments from readers wanting to know what happened next to the characters they enjoyed in the first book.
She lives in London, Ontario, Canada, with one husband and three cats…