By Kathryn Lasky
Nyroc has exiled himself from the natural Ones. He flies by myself, feared and despised by means of those that be aware of him as Kludd's son, hunted by means of these whose despotism he has rejected, and haunted by way of ghostly creatures conjured through Nyra to entice him again to the natural Ones. He yearns for a spot he in simple terms part believes in -- the good tree -- and an uncle -- the near-mythic Soren -- who can be a real father to him. but he can't procedure the tree whereas the rumor of evil clings to him. To turn out his worthy, Nyroc will fly to The past the past looking the mythical Relic and produce it, a talisman of his personal
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The Sacred Volcanoes formed a ring and no one knew precisely in which volcano of the ring the ember lay buried. Mostly, the ring itself was guarded by dire wolves that were all descendants of the MacDuncan clan, but a few exceptions were made. Wolves from other clans could petition to become guards. These guards of forty or more wolves were known as the Sacred Watch. And most interesting of all, each of these wolves had been born with some deformity—a missing ear, a missing paw, or perhaps one blind eye.
And that was exactly what she planned to do. Yes, Nyra had plans. Big plans. Now, having arrived in Silverveil, she was about to initiate the first stage of these plans. She knew that she could not keep up this ploy of being dead indefinitely. Quite the opposite. The first stage of her plan involved killing someone else. And the hammering from that someone‟s forge she could hear this very moment. Her intended victim was the Rogue smith of Silverveil. Stupid creature had refused way back when to make claws for Kludd—she deserved to die.
This had never happened before—bear, wolf, and owl feeding together—never in their lifetimes or in all the thousands of years that their kind had lived in Beyond the Beyond. And it all seemed the owl‟s doing. It made them nervous. It made them think of the old stories they had heard. It made them think of the Sacred Volcanoes to the west, still guarded by their clansmen. For that was where the Ember of Hoole, placed there so long ago by another strange owl, lay buried. CHAPTER FOURTEEN From a Distant Land Far away from Beyond the Beyond, across the Sea of Hoolemere, a Spotted Owl made her plans in utmost secrecy.