"My love, speak to me. Tell me everything."
Neferet went to Kalona, kneeling before him, stroking the soft,
dark wings that unfurled loosely around the immortal.
"What would you have me say?" He didn't meet her
"Zoey lives." Neferet's voice was flat, cold,
"Then you owe me the subservience of your immortal
soul." She started to walk away from him.
"Where are you going? What will happen next?"
"It is quite simple. I will ensure Zoey is drawn
back to Oklahoma. There, on my own terms, I will
complete the task you failed."
Exonerated by the Vampyre High Council and returned to her
position of High Priestess at Tulsa's House of Night, Neferet
has sworn vengeance on Zoey. Dominion over Kalona is only one
of the weapons she plans to use against Z. But Zoey has found
sanctuary on the Isle of Skye and is being groomed by
Queen Sgiach to take over for her there. Being Queen would be
cool, wouldn't it? Why should she return to Tulsa? After
losing her human consort, Heath, she will never be the same - and
her relationship with her super-hot-warrior, Stark, may never be
the same either…
And what about Stevie Rae and Rephaim? The Raven Mocker
refuses to be used against Stevie Rae, but what choice does he have
when no one in the entire world, including Zoey, would be okay with
their relationship? Does he betray his father or his
In the pulse-pounding 8th book in the bestselling House of
Night series, how far will the bonds of friendship stretch and how
strong are the ties that bind one girl's heart?