By Kathryn Lasky
Coryn, Soren, and the Band preside over a brand new Golden Age of the good Tree below the sophisticated impression of the Ember. All turns out good, yet underneath the prosperity of peace Coryn is tortured via the suspicion that his evil mom, Nyra, is a hagsfiend and that his personal blood incorporates the haggish taint. He wanders afar looking for the reality from hagsfiends themselves - placing the nice Tree at risk. Soren & the Band keep on with their new king to unusual components to protect him from the implications of his obsession.
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