When the Covenant entered the Thetti star system after a two hundred-year frozen voyage, her crew awakened to find a new world ripe for colonization. Meridian was everything they could have hoped for—a ripe, virgin world more than capable of supporting Terrestrial life. Tam, the leader of the mission, suspects something is amiss when he glimpses a strange light over the planet...
Trollinghom periodically sends Magicians into the world to restore and revitalize the ancient devices that are essential to the scattered villages’ survival. Three magicians; an old man accompanied by a younger one, dark and mysterious, and a beautiful young woman arrive to befriend a smitten Jacob Torvals who has always yearned to learn their magic.
What is it like to awaken on an alien star ship with no memory of your identity or past, where even everyday tasks seem mysterious? Are you the sole survivor of a wrecked star ship, as they contend and why are so many species interested in you?
Such is the situation for Case as he recovers from injuries and struggles to make sense of the unconnected memory flashes that plague him.