vanished, sucked into an underworld known as the Everneath, where immortals
Feed on the emotions of despairing humans. Now she’s returned- to her old life,
her family, her friends- before being banished back to the underworld… this
She has six months before the Everneath comes to claim her, six months for
good-byes she can’t find the words for, six months to find redemption, if it
Nikki longs to spend these months reconnecting with her boyfriend, Jack, the
one person she loves more than anything. But there’s a problem: Cole, the
smoldering immortal who first enticed her to the Everneath, has followed Nikki
to the mortal world. And he’ll do whatever it takes to bring her back- this
time as his queen.
As Nikki’s time grows short and her relationships begin slipping from her
grasp, she’s forced to make the hardest decision of her life: find a way to
cheat fate and remain on the Surface with Jack or return to the Everneath and
Nikki Beckett could only watch as her boyfriend,
Jack, sacrificed himself to save her, taking her place in the Tunnels of the
Everneath for eternity — a debt that should’ve been hers. She’s living a
borrowed life, and she doesn’t know what to do with the guilt. And every night
Jack appears in her dreams, lost and confused and wasting away.
Desperate for answers, Nikki turns to Cole, the immortal
bad boy who wants to make her his queen — and the one person least likely to
help. But his heart has been touched by everything about Nikki, and he agrees
to assist her in the only way he can: by taking her to the Everneath himself.
Nikki and Cole descend into the Everneath, only
to discover that their journey will be more difficult than they’d anticipated —
and more deadly. But Nikki vows to stop at nothing to save Jack — even if it
means making an incredible sacrifice of her own.
In this enthralling sequel to Everneath, Brodi
Ashton tests the bonds of destiny and explores the lengths we’ll go to for the
ones we love.
Jack, all she wants is to be with him and graduate high school. But Cole
tricked Nikki into feeding off him, and she’s begun the process of turning into
an Everliving herself… which means she must feed on a Forfeit soon — or die.
Terrified for her survival, Nikki and Jack begin
a desperate attempt to reverse the process using any means possible. Even Cole,
who they expected to fight them at every turn, has become an unlikely ally —
but how long can it last? Nikki needs to feed on Cole to survive, Cole needs
Nikki to gain the throne in the Everneath, Jack needs Nikki because she is
everything to him — and together, they must travel back to the Underworld to
undo Nikki’s fate and make her mortal once more. But Cole isn’t the only one
with plans for Nikki: the Queen has not forgotten Nikki’s treachery, and she
wants her destroyed for good. Will Nikki be forced to spend eternity in the
Underworld, or does she have what it takes to bring down the Everneath once and
In this stunning conclusion to the Everneath
trilogy, Brodi Ashton evokes the resiliency of the human spirit and the
indomitable power of true love.