King Beaumont and King Persine struggleÂ onward towards the fallen kingdom of Caumont, but are waylaid by a band of outlaws led by a rogue called Robyn. Red and Talia have made it to the sea, and a handy fishing vessel speeds them to Perrault. It all seems like plain sailing, but can it really be that easy? Having watched SneÅ¾ana be stolen away, Ash and Tommelise are at a loss. How will they find her? WillÂ Heinrich help them, or will he go in search of Rapa?