This series was supposed to be a trilogy, but the story was so good I see why it was extended. Along the way,we meet some new friends and lose some ne..Show More »w friends and old friends, and also see the demise of some of the villains. The author writes in such a way that he makes the reader actually start to care about what happens to the main characters. He gives enough graphic description to whet our appetites without making us lose it. This was another great installment and I can not wait to find out what happens in the next book. This is an author that I will keep a look out for in the future, as well.