Sequel to The Guardian Chronicles: Finding Grace. Please read Book one before reading into book two as it will give you details about the story. Xavier has roamed the Western hemisphere for several centuries, avoiding interaction with humans as well as developing attachment to others of his kind. Being one of the oldest vampires in the region, Emil Drozdan calls upon Xavier's centuries of experience as he sets out as the new leader of the Midwest Coven. In this tale of intrigue and romance, we will watch as Xavier helps Marie to recover her torture at the hands of the Ancient One and the Brethren. Through this experience, a tentative relationship develops, but is love strong enough to conquer centuries of inhibition?