Living among other Spirians, Skye's gifts intensify beyond everyone’s expectations, including Case, the Protected’s wisest elder. He knows that a union between Khalen and Skye would be a powerful one; a bond that would enforce the strength of the race.
How far will Khalen go to protect Skye? What would happened if his self control was abolished and his fatal gifts were unleashed? More
Skye is willing to give Khalen all the time he needs to make up his mind about their inevitable union. What she doesn't count on is his rash decision to give her away to his closest friend.
Khalen knows he cannot protect her. His gift to Aidan, however, is not well received and Skye decides to leave the clan. This is something Khalen never considered. What started out as a sacrifice to save the female he loves, ends at the gateway of hell from which he may never escape.
Will Khalen earn her trust again, or has he lost her forever to the cunning ways of the Shadows?