Our heroes are scattered and chaos reigns as the land is carved by war. The second book in The Smoke Thieves series by Sally Green.
The first book in a new fantasy series set against a backdrop of warring kingdoms and mysterious magic.
You can't read, can't write, but you heal fast, even for a witch. You get sick if you stay indoors after dark. You hate White Witches but love Annalise, who is one.
After finally meeting his elusive father, Marcus, and receiving the three gifts that confirm him as a full adult witch, Nathan is still on the run. He needs to find his friend Gabriel and rescue Annalise, now a prisoner of the powerful Black witch Mercury.
Nathan Byrn is running again. White witch hunters are on the offensive no black witch is safe – anywhere.