“Mica looked up into the mask obscuring the eyes of the Seer who sensed her. He was not Stephen. He was an old man with a long, white beard and skin browned by the sun, but she knew the skin around his eyes would be pale. The man’s mouth turned down as if sad. Mica wondered why. This man didn’t know her, why should he be sad for her?

Follow Mica as she and Ben escape Windrose City. But what will they find on the other side of the Wall? The latest chapter in Hope in Ruins is out now.