Blood will spill. Death awaits … But who will pay the price?The battle for Renlock may be won, but the war for Everosia is far from over. As the darkness recoups from his losses, the Guardians hasten towards the Diodon Mountains in search of the next member of their order. Plagued by visions and experiencing losses of her own, Ashalea is faced with overwhelming odds as she struggles to overcome her inner demons … and those of her family. But a series of mistakes might well be her downfall, and some actions can never be undone.Divided by her secrets and worlds away from saving, the Guardians must forge separate paths to reach the same goal. But that’s the least of their problems.The darkness wants something from Ashalea … and he doesn’t ask nicely.