Hoping for answers on how to fix the ancient elf gates, Aija and her dark elf ally, Trizryn, must deliver stolen Derra Eirlyn documents to the Deep Warrens for translation. But when their investigation on the mysterious necromancer who took control of Absin'navad leads them to a gruesome discovery, they confirm Aija's suspicions that she is not the only human in the fae realm and encounter a legendary monster with a shocking truth about Trizryn's heritage.
Now Ilisram wants to negotiate for the surrender of the gate documents ... and Trizryn. The table turns as Aija becomes the vampire's protector, but when his final secret is revealed, nothing can prepare them for who he really is.
The adventure darkens; the romance heightens. The comedy in camaraderie continues in the beautiful, yet cruel, land of the fae.