When Silvermay first set eyes on Tamlyn Strongbow, she knew there would be no other for her. It didn't matter that he was one of the Wyrdborn, a race of wizards who care only for themselves. It is half a year later and Silvermay has followed Tamlyn through dangers no sixteen-year-old should face. Now she must help him defeat the darkness of his own soul, because Tamlyn wants revenge for a great wrong and the evil he has so far controlled may prove too strong. Meanwhile, Tamlyn's father, Coyle, is on the rise. He has possession of Silvermay's other love, the baby Lucien, an innocent child to her, but with the magic inside him to destroy entire worlds. Tamlyn is the key. If Silvermay can save Tamlyn from himself, then together, they might save Lucien from the horror Coyle wants to inflict on him.