From New York Times best-seller and science fiction and fantasy mistress of adventure Mercedes Lackey, comes Book 3 in a new pulse-pounding saga of modern-day humans with superpowers! It's go time once again for the meta-heroes - including fire-bender John Murdock, hacker-witch Vikki Nagy, healer Belladona Blue, and super-quick Mercurye - and most of all for their ghostly ally, Seraphym, as the spirit of the world Verdegris knows he must trap and destroy her if he is to take down the metas.
Mercedes Lackey is the New York Times best-selling author of the Bardic Voices series and the Serrated Edge series (both Baen), the Heralds of Valdemar series, and many more. Among her popular Baen titles are The Fire Rose, The Lark and the Wren, The Shadow of the Lion, and Burdens of the Dead (with Eric Flint and Dave Freer). She lives in Oklahoma. Cody Martin is originally from Scottsdale Arizona and currently resides in Florida. An avid gamer, he spends his extra time chained to a computer, writing. Dennis Lee was born in Seoul, Korea and grew up in Canada. He has a degree in pharmacology and is a cell biologist when not writing. Veronica Giguere started off as the voice artist for the Secret World Chronicle podcasts then quickly proved her writing chops and was taken on as a series coauthor. Veronica remains active as a voice talent. An educator with a background in mathematics and ocean engineering, she has lent her voice to various research and campus promotional endeavors. She makes her home in Florida.