He was the misfit of his village. The quiet boy who was bullied... until he helped save them all. Yet even after the return of the light, he has a secret.
Willow has told her tale of how she ended the darkness. Now it is Draven's turn. What happened in the village of Morrot while Willow was away? What bonded her family with the boy with the falcon? How did their lives continue once the darkness ended?
The time has come to return to the world of Darkling.
K.M. Rice is a national award-winning screenwriter and author who has worked for both Magic Leap and Weta Workshop. The Watcher expands the story of her debut novel Darkling, a young adult dark fantasy that is now also available on audiobook
Ophelia Brighton hasn't had a vision from the past since she was a small child. Now a grad student, both her thesis and her life are interrupted when a troubled young Irishman knocks on her door in Santa Cruz, California. Her visions return with his arrival, and Ophelia must struggle to keep her balance amidst her growing confusion over her place in the world... and time.
When Ophelia's visions of a Victorian mystery reveal a secret that will change her future, she also discovers a love that was stronger than death. But is it too late to right the wrongs of the past?
She left behind the modern world she knew to save the man she loves. Now in the trenches of the Great War, Ophelia must find a way to reach her lover of several lifetimes. Her existence is limited, making her journey all the more complicated, for she is in the Afterworld - the place between this life and the next. New memories of a wilder, untamed past life will either be a welcome reprieve from the pain of war or a deadly distraction.
Trapped in the past, will she be able to change her future?
Priestess continues the journey begun in the first book of the Afterworld series, Ophelia.
Lark and Charles' story unfolds in poignant, often poetic prose that seeks to awaken the wildish nature in all of us.