It’s good vs. evil Druid in the next installment of Grant’s Dark Warrior series. The stakes get higher as discerning one’s true loyalties becomes harder. Grant’s compelling characters and the continued presence of previous protagonists are key reasons why these books are so gripping. Another exciting and thrilling chapter!

Dragged forward in time when his evil nemesis Deirdre was brought to the present, warrior Ian Kerr fights against Farmire, the god within him. Danielle Buchanan is a modern Druid, with the power to track objects that she must return to their owners. After finding a key in the snow, she sets off for Inverness. Wyrran attack, and sensing Druid magic nearby, Ian leaves his cave just in time to save her. Ian reluctantly agrees to help Danielle in her quest, but a reunion with his old comrades is bittersweet, for dark danger looms. (ST. MARTIN’S, Jul., 352 pp., $7.99)
Reviewed by: 
Jill M. Smith