By M. I. McAllister
Because the population of the island of Mistmantle arrange for the coronation of Crispin the squirrel, gowns are stitched, brownies are baked, wine is cited from cellars, and the Heartstone-the special gold-and-silver-flecked stone that merely the rightful ruler of the island can hold-is readied.
But the newly confirmed peace in Mistmantle is quickly below risk. A storm-ravaged send from a far off land appears to be like within the mist surrounding the island; a dramatic revelation concerning the respected Heartstone involves mild; and the extrasensory powers of a tender islander demonstrate the evil shut at hand.
Urchin reveals himself traveling to a opposed island, the place the maniacal King Silverbirch and his sorcerer, Smokewreath, wait for him. There, Urchin should face demanding situations more than these her has ever identified, and in so doing, he'll examine a mystery approximately his earlier that may switch his lifestyles perpetually.