How can a mountain grow from nothing?
While the Xiantu quietly invade the port city of Bein, the Guardians are distracted by the snow mountain that has appeared near the Perrestian city of Angate. The deadly creatures within it will kill everyone in the town if not destroyed.
The mountain is not the only danger; a deadly conspiracy has taken root in Angate, threatening Crystu and Tam. Before they can save the city, they must answer one question: what is the connection between the snow-ants, the ‘helpful’ Group of Light with their bizarre beliefs, and a naïve young woman whose guardian is the Duke of the city?
Meanwhile, Seldar and Trerin, on their way to Bein, begin to realise that something is very wrong in the Kingdom of Light…