Sorcet, a mysterious gray guild 'deru' or druid, seeks to close the Portals between the world of Tessene and outside. Her faithful 'taidar', Tachi, a young Earth man, is sworn to die for her or at her command.
On the world of Tessene, Tachi and Caitlin, two young humans from Earth, serve as taidar to Sorcet, a deru of the Gray Guild who conducts dangerous missions for the Gray Guild library and is determined to close the world portals. Taidar are expected to die for or at the command of their deru. They succeed in closing the Firestone Portal . . . but only one taidar remains.
"The Emeraldstone" is the second novel in the Sorcet Chronicles series. Sorcet and Tachi, joined by Tachi's sylphen friend Leafe Willowsdottor, set out to stop a war. Once they have that under control they turn to closing the Emeraldstone Portal which, unfortunately, is beneath the palace of a mad ruler who not only likes to torture and kill anyone who disagrees with him.
"The Sandstone" is the third novel in the Sorcet Chronicles series. Sorcet and Tachi, joined by Tachi's sylphen friend Leafe Willowsdottor and the droichen Dag, set out to close a portal located in the hostile and arid Eastern Desert. To complicate matters, the portal contains the radioactive makings of a "dirty" bomb.