The Keeper of Fire returns to Nigh in this action-packed adventure on the high seas. Mangiat the centaur is ruling as King and is struggling with the friction between Man and Mystical peoples, who now coexist together. When the rumor surfaces that Mowat has come up mysteriously missing while en route with a message, Deiji must leave her island’s solitude and rejoin her friends to search for him.
What was it that Mowat wanted to tell her? They travel the oceans by ship, searching above and below for their friend. They struggle against storms and piracy and the juggling of politics at the Nigh court back home. Deiji must lead her friends to save Mowat while discovering the final solution for world peace.