If everyone keeps secrets, no one will survive...
Six months after the nightmare in Cross Keys, Kam Ryndel is enjoying her freedom in New Orleans and doesn't miss the constraints of Elven society. She's immersed herself in working missions for the CIA, even if it means less time to spend with her boyfriend, Seth. Seth's not so happy about that. Having shouldered the responsibility of his family's obligations, he's losing patience with Kam's lack of commitment to her own--and to him.
Then a guild worker is attacked by an invisible assailant, and everyone suspects another portal breach by rogues from Elvenrude. As Kam and Seth look for answers, a gang-related CIA mission interrupts the investigation, and Kam is taken to a place she never knew existed--beyond the Louisiana bayou.
Angered by Kam's new mission, Seth enlists the help of his cousin Rhyden to solve the mysterious guild-worker attack. Instead of an assailant, they discover reports of ghost sightings all over town. Not that unusual for New Orleans, but these seem...different. In a mission complicated by gangsters, feuds, failing magic, and old enemies--and the uncertain loyalty of the Elven king--Seth learns something even worse. Kam is missing. And he isn't sure if she's alive or dead...
About the Author
After a career in law and juvenile justice, she turned to full time writing in 2009, and her first published books, the Guardian Witch series, were set on the cliffs of the upper Mississippi. In her second series, the Elvenrude Trilogy, she has taken her stories south to New Orleans where the Mississippi River empties into the ocean.
When not writing, she loves to travel in the US and abroad. She enjoys talking with readers and can be contacted through her website or social media.