It had been a year since the Star of Ehlona shined, leaving the world to wonder if the soul of the Goddess of Beauty had returned. But while a weary world looked to the heavens for answers, a new terror was being unleashed from below. Deep in the steamy darkness hatches a plot bent on vengeance. When powerful forces collide there is no safe place. Will any survive in the final battle over Astar’s Blade?