It is a period of restoration for the land of Tevious . . . but the past is not so easily forgotten. An ominous reading predicts tragedy for the young daughter of the Princess and Prince Consort. The Spell Keeper and the Court Astronomer are trying to make a future for themselves, but cannot free their memories of the terrible events that brought them together. Now comes a discovery that could More
Last year we published Baird's novel The Spell Keeper. Veil of Whispers is the second novel in The Spell Keeper Legends. In the city of Burken there are those still loyal to the former regime that terrorized the country for years. Now, with the city's two largest celebrations approaching, citizens are disappearing from the streets. There are rumors of a growing cult, intent on the destruction of the city and the Crown itself. It all starts with a boat ablaze on a flooding river . . . and two apprentices who find a mysterious survivor. But the cult hasn't reckoned on Cassie, the keeper of the spells. She's back: older, wiser, and hotter! And she has a sword that says so! Remember the old saying about the manure and the wind farm? In Veil of Whispers, they're about to collide.