The Shade II by Tannis Skye
Approx. 77,310 words.
Published on May 2, 2012.
In the sequel to The Shade and The Nine Lower Levels, Kai is desperate to get his soul back and Sax, the Unholy Priest, is the only one who can help him. But the Lower Levels are a fiery maze full of lurking shadows, eager to wreak havoc on the disobedient Shade and unwilling to forfeit what is theirs.
How far will Kai go to become human once again and will the girl he loves be the one to pay?