Winner of the Indie Excellence Award for YA Fiction. After a millennium of imprisonment in his magic wand, Rowan, an ancient wizard, possesses Cullen, the teenager who released him. When danger is nigh, Rowan emerges from Cullen to set things right. Both he and the boy try to grasp what has happened to them only to discover a deeper problem. Somehow the Rowan’s bride from the ancient past has survived and become something evil.