Revelations and Changes . . . In this fifth book of the Thorne's Quest sequence, as the Mid-Winter celebrations approach, a number of revelations shake The Sacred City nearly to its foundations. The Queen is within days of delivering the next Heir to the Throne, the King is focused upon implementing major social changes in the realm, and Lord Issofeln remains imprisoned in the dungeons below the Temple. In the midst of all the upheaval, Thorne's own life is changed forever. But can Ennis, her long-time mentor and friend, cope with what is being revealed.