By M. I. McAllister
As summer season dawns at the island of Mistmantle, its population arrange for the coronation of Crispin the Squirrel. gowns are stitched, muffins are baked, wine is stated from cellars, and the Heartstone -- the original gold-and-silver flecked stone that merely the priest or the rightful ruler of the island can carry -- is readied. however the newly verified peace in Mistmantle is quickly less than probability. A storm-ravaged send from a far off land seems to be within the mists surrounding the island; a dramatic revelation in regards to the respected Heartstone involves gentle; and the extra-sensory powers of a tender islander show the evil shut to hand. Urchin reveals himself touring to a opposed island, the place the maniacal King Silverbirch and his sorcerer Smokewreath anticipate him. There, Urchin must face demanding situations more than these he has ever recognized, and in doing so he'll examine a mystery approximately his previous that might switch his lifestyles forever.