The second book in the TrueSight trilogy, The Seer tells the tale of Jacob Manford. Jacob has recently fled from the blind city of Harmony where he was ostracized for gaining the power of sight. Jacob is shocked to learn, however, that he won't exactly be treated as family when he arrives at the sighted city of Melville. Macleod Andrews gives a wonderful performance, bring to life the excitement and danger that seems to lurk around every corner.
Young Jacob Manford grew up in Harmony, a blind boy raised in a colony of citizens dedicated to blindness as a way of life. Stricken with sight at 13, he escapes to the futuristic city of Melville, only to discover he has traded one hostile community for another.
Jacob's sight introduces him to a thrilling new world - vast landscapes, glittering skyscrapers, and flying machines - but he is unsure if he has finally found a place to belong. Will Jacob ever find what he is looking for?