Barry Thompson was just an archaeologist who wanted to make history. When his childhood friend Harold Craig and him embark on a routine exploration of a cave in Cairo, he discovers a mysterious blue portal that will change him, forever.
America's economic collapse forshadowed the dissolution of the Federal Government. In its place, warlords squabble with government remnants, fighting for land and resources, using powerful mercenaries when needed.
A Mermaid Princess wants to get away from Royalty and follow the footsteps of her father and go on adventures. So she gets herself captured by pirates. As they go on adventures, her mother tracks her down to bring her back.
Bianca wakes up in a chess game. But the stakes are grave: when a piece falls under her watch, so does a human life. With blood on her hands, Bianca races against time to save her brother - and her own humanity.
The Timekeeper is an immortal Magistreyan. He does his best to protect the greater part of the universe as part of the Council of Magistrey. But after dying, he realizes that he may have been wrong. Is the council really good?