Time is running out for Aisling of Bruadair to find a mercenary to save her country. Luckily for them both, Rùnach of Ceangail intends to help her.
Back in the shrouds of time, the animosity between elf and demon is revealed, as is the truth of Newt’s descent into insanity.
The godking, Lifekiller, is terrorizing the universe, and Zara Cole and her friends will need a new strategy. Even more when human enemies, alien creatures, and mechanical stalkers seek to take her down.