Wil and Amberle are kidnapped by Eretria and Cephalo. Wil needs to learn how to use the Elfstones before a Fury kills them all.
Amberle takes part in a deadly task to prove her worth to the Ellcrys.
Amberle, Wil and Eretria need ti try and overcome their differences in an effort to survive their quest. Ander looks for help in locating the Dagda Mor from an unlikely ally.
As they attempt to escape the Reaper, Amberle, Wil and Eretria hide out in an Elvin outpost. A discovery is made by Ander and Slanter.
Amberle and Eretria attempt to get away from some bloodthirsty Elf Hunters. Wil looks for Amberle and Eretria with some unexpected help from a friend.
Amberle and Wil try to find Eretria and the Elves hunters who kidnap her. These humans accept to sell Eretria to a community called Utopia. They tend to her wound and they show her what the old world looked like.
Ander who had to see his brother die and kill the skinwalker who passed for his father and king is refusing to take the Throne. Allanon tries to convince him of his worthiness.
Wil, Amberle and Eretria discover some ancient human ruins as they reach the Bloodfire, but an evil tests their friendship and causes them to turn on each other.