Celeste is a hippophile princess who, unlike her politically savvy older sister Jena, finds herself largely ignored and restless for adventure. In a kingdom that fears magic, Celeste has a secret: she's a mage - the only one as far as she knows.
Darren is a Royal Guard trying to avoid the notoriety attached to his family name. From a reclusive community of magical people, Darren wants nothing more than to blend in and feel like a normal member of society. Until he meets Celeste.
When Celeste suspects a connection between uncanny disasters in the provinces and a spate of murders in the castle, Darren and she are propelled into a quest that will challenge everything they've imagined for themselves.
Adults sometimes make cryptic remarks to JD, increasing their introversion. In an effort to escape the confusing social world of school and disappointment at home, JD finds refuge in graphic novels. That is, until a note sparks a friendship with Miri, an outgoing classmate. As their friendship grows, JD confronts some difficult truths.
Fantasy Short Story
Set in the same universe as Northern Flame, this story follows Martin Thornton as he tries to escape his abusive father who wants nothing more than to prove his family's worth by producing a mage amongst his children.
The sequel to Northern Flame. Armed with the knowledge of the New Order's plans to invade the realm from the Outlands, Celeste and Darren must enlist the help of Celeste's sister Jena to stop a war before it begins. Will Celeste be able to gain Jena's support without revealing a life-long secret and exposing the entire magical community?