In Sebastian, national bestselling
and award-winning author Anne Bishop introduced a stunning
new realm, a world of strange and magical landscapes connected
only by bridges bridges that may transportt you where you
truly belong, rather than where you wished to go. But only
the magic of the Landscapers can protect this world from
the entity determined to enshroud it in darkness...
One by one, the landscapes of Ephemera are falling into shadow. The Eater of
the World is spreading its influence, tainting people's souls with doubts and
fears, and feasting on their dark emotions. With each victory, the Eater comes
closer to extinguishing Ephemera's Light.
Only Glorianna Belladonna possesses the ability to thwart the Eater's plans.
But she has been branded a rogue, her talents and vast power feared and misunderstood.
Determined to protect the lands under her care, Glorianna will stand alone against
the Eater if she must regardless of the cost to her bodyy and soul.
But she is not alone. In dreams, a call has traveled throughout Ephemera: "Heart's
hope lies within Belladonna." That call has traveled far from the landscapes
Glorianna claims and reached Michael, a man with mysterious powers of his own.
It awakens a fierce hunger within him to find the dark-haired sorceress he's
dreamt of, over and over again a beautiful womann named Belladonna.
As Michael and Glorianna's hearts call out to each other across the Landscapes,
together they may offer Ephemera the very hope it needs...
takes her tale of the shattered magical realm of Ephemera to a
new level….Those who enjoy sophisticated, mature, and original
epic fantasy will be well rewarded by spending time in Ephemera.
Strongly recommended.” —SFRevu
is a complex and riveting world…” —Fresh Fiction
excels at characterization…compulsively readable.” —Romantic
against a unique fantasy background and filled with intriguing
] is another tale of enchanted