Anne Bishop s erotic, fervently romantic, [and] superbly entertaining (Booklist) novelSebastianintroduced readers to the realm of Ephemera. Now, the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author continues her tale of light and darkness... The Eater of the World is casting its shadow over the landscapes of Ephemera, tainting people s souls with doubts and fears. Only Glorianna Belladonna possesses the ability to thwart the Eater but she is not alone. In dreams, a call has traveled beyond the Landscapes Heart s hope lies within Belladonna and reached Michael, a man with mysterious powers of his own. Together, they may offer Ephemera the very hope it needs. A shattered world of extraordinary, interconnected landscapes. Publishers Weekly Belladonnais the work of a master thought-provoking. Fresh Fiction"