As nomad invaders ride south to attack the peaceful, goddess-worshipping people of Shara, the priestess Marrah is initiated into the cult of the Dark Mother. Armed with powerful magic, she and her nomad lover, Stavan, must fight for the survival of their children and their people. Volume two of The Earthsong Trilogy
"A heart-pounding evocation whose lessons lie in the hearts of the characters."
-Thomas Moore, author of Care of the Soul.
"Literary grace and powerful storytelling."
Mary Mackey has published eleven novels and four books of poetry. Her works, which include A Grand Passion, The Year The Horses Came, The Horses At The Gate and The Fires of Spring, have sold over a million copies and been translated into eleven foreign languages. She writes comic novels under the name ?Kate Clemens.? To learn more, visit: www.marymackey.com.