Within the Shadows of Mortals (Ashen Twilight Series #2)
by Rae Lori
Published: April 30, 2010.
After the events of A Kiss of Ashen Twilight, Ariya is now an Aziza faerie Queen settling with Jace Archane, a Regent in the House of Blood, in the Aziza realm. The houses continue to move west after fighting for their survival against the elemental led by Blakedon, a former guard in the Archane house.
A new beginning is on the horizon until blood is spilled on their lands once again..