Book II of Landscapes Of Ephemera. Heart’s hope lies within belladonna… For the women of Elandar, these words are a riddle – and a warning. Death stalks the cities and villages and the very world seems to tremble in fear. For Michael, a wandering musician, the riddle is the first step on a journey that will reveal the true nature of the power he wields and lead him to the woman that haunts his dreams; Glorianna Belladonna. But Michael has a secret – and a terrible choice to make. And for Glorianna, the arrival of Michael and his sister Caitlin opens doors to other landscapes and the truths within her own heart.