Age of Deception (The Firebird Chronicles, Book 2)
War hero and daughter to two Houses, Kira is justbeginning to learn how deep the rabbit hole goes.Agreeingto accompany her father's people back to their homeworld, KiraForrest prepares for the fight of her life. She's agreed toundertake the Trial of the Broken, a rite of passage every memberof her father's House must pass. It offers a path to independenceand freedom that is too tempting to deny.Not everyone welcomes thislost daughter of Roake. There are those who fear what her presencemight bring to light. Betrayal stalks the halls of Kira'sbirthplace—its roots embedded deep in the events that claimed herparent's lives and set her on her current path.Walking the wire'sedge between truth and deception will test the person Kira hasbecome as she separates ally from betrayer. An old enemy has putinto motion a plan that could topple the balance of power in theuniverse. Letting them succeed spells doom—but the price might bemore than Kira is willing to pay.