The Crystal Keeper: Exile (Book I)
In this prequel to The Celestine Chronicles, Jayson lives among the shadows of Hestoria, his sole purpose for staying alive - to protect his half of the Seer's crystal. Exiled from his homeland for loving the king's daughter, Ivanore, Jayson is pursued two opposing factions: The Vatez who intend to use the crystal for their own selfish gain, and the Guilde, the ancient guardians of the Seer.Meanwhile, Ivanore flees from her father to Hestoria in search of Jayson. As the Seer, she is plagued with visions of him being tortured and is determined to rescue him. When she is captured by the Vatez, however, she unwittingly jeopardizes everything Jayson has vowed to protect. He must now make a terrible choice. Should he save Ivanore or save the crystal?