The Returning (Saga Of Davi Rhii Book 2) by Bryan Schmidt
Approx. 107,280 words.
Published on June 23, 2012.
The Vertullians are free and have full citizenship but that doesn't mean they're accepted. Someone is sending assassins to kill and terrorize them, riling up the old enmity all over again, while Xalivar is back seeking revenge on Davi and all those who defied him. Davi, Farien and Yao reunite to investigate the murders, finding their lives and friendships threatened by what they discover.