"Hello, Katriona." Those two words spark fear in Katriona Wilde and give way to an unlikely partnership with Perth, the man she's been traded to marry for a favor. Saving her true love and protector Arland, her family, and their soldiers keeps her motivated, but the at-odds duo soon realizes trust is something that comes and goes with each breath of Encardia's rotting, stagnant air. The moment when concern for her missing sister spirals out of control, all thoughts of trust are pushed aside and she finds herself trapped by the daemon tricks Perth warned her of. However, rescuing those she loves is only half the problem. Kate still must get to Willow Falls, unite her clashing people, and form an army prepared to fight in order to defeat Darkness. When so many she's grown fond of die along the journey, her ability to play by the gods' rules is tested. How will she make allies when the world appears stacked against her? And will she still be Katriona Wilde, the girl with fire?
Yet again, another eye catching, interest tweaking cover. Not that it matters, the story inside speaks for itself. This second installment in The Darkness Falls line series is just as good as the first. I love it when the sequel is equal to the previous book. The main character has grown a lot in this book. She is constantly changing and adapting. Not a boring character at all!! The storyline connects to the first and continues her on an amazing journey. Saving ones' world is never an easy thing to accomplish. With the help of Katrionas' family & friends it could just be possible. The settings in Encardia are still just as amazingly descriptive as before. The story and adventure progress very well. Another home-run by this author! Can't wait to read #3!!
Publisher-Curiosity Quills Press
Reviewers Rating: 5 STARS!!!
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