Author(s): Philippa Gregory
The journey continues...Book two picks up in Italy in 1453. Luca and Isolde find themselves growing more and more attracted to one another. Ishraq continues to ignore Freize, though her distain is softening. But all is lost in the face of an intense religious crusade, which in turn is crushed by a massive tsunami and one of the main characters goes missing...The second in a four-book series delves further into a forbidden romance and an epic quest. By the end of the novel, secrets about The Order of Darkness will begin to be revealed...and the final pages will shock you.