A baby girl has just been born to King Crispin and Queen Cedar; She is Catkin, the heir to the throne of Mistmantle; everyone on the island gathers for the joyful celebration of the Naming Ceremony; but that night, the princess suddenly disappears.
Urchin of the Riding Stars has taken his place as a trusted member of the Circle in King Crispin's court. Life on the island is back to normal but is disrupted when Lord Arcneck and other people of Swan Isle come to Mistmantle asking for help.
The animals must brave a series of tidal waves that threaten their island. During the disaster, a squirrel named Mossberry plots to take over the kingdom. And on top of that, Sepia has gone missing! It's up to Urchin and Corr to save everyone and bring peace.
Urchin has taken his place as a member of the Circle in King Crispin's court. Life on the island is back to normal-- until Lord Arcneck and other inhabitants of Swan Isle come to Mistmantle for help after bloodthirsty ravens take over their home.
A tiny squirrel is found abandoned and close to death on a distant beach. Adopted and raised by a kindly squirrel, Urchin has no idea of his powerful destiny or of the way he will influence the island of Mistmantle.
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