Solange Drake will not claim her birthright; she will not be queen as vampire tradition dictates. But change always comes at a cost ...Possessed by a vengeful twelfth-century witch, Solange commits heinous crimes against the vampire tribes that she pledged to empower. Motives are questioned. Trust is broken. The treaty between the Drakes and the Helios-Ra is under threat. Solange must escape the folds of memory and time and fight for the fate of the royal crown - and win. Her destiny, and her heart, depends on it. The deliciously dark and dramatic finale to the much-loved Drake Chronicles series.