In book 4 of the Ozark Destinies Series, life as a vampire is getting no easier for Mari, even with her brother joining her in the Springfield enclave. Doubts arise over who in the household is to be trusted now that their chieftain knows of Christoph's intent to go renegade, and the escalating war with the Ouachita colony has brought in the clan’s Italian monarch, who well guards his true knowledge and intentions.
No less a worry for Troy and Caron, who's become a pawn in the clan’s power play, they’re also facing troubles closer to home with David fighting the divorce and the rapid development of a unique new life inside her. But the dangers to Caron and the baby prompting them to form a coven of witches around them finds new challenges in a sleeper ready to embrace his destiny and dealings with her immortal mother. All the while, preoccupied by the past, Troy’s downplaying of the prophesized danger to his future will have deadly consequences.