Alivia has returned to Silent Bend, and the House of Conrath is stronger than it has been in centuries. She knows exactly who she is as a leader, and those that surround her are loyal - family willing to die for one another.
She will need each and every one of them, because an army has been building in the dark, biding its time, ready to break out into civil war. The tension between the Born and the Bitten could crumble the entire monarchy. It's a revolution that may leave no survivors.
With an ancient key in hand, Alivia is about to unlock the final secrets to the Conrath legacy and discover the answers to every question she's had from the very beginning.
The truth isn't always what it seems...