Arica has been summoned to North Bundelag and given a very important task: to cross over to South Bundelag, where cruel humans rule and unicorns dare not venture, and bring back the Book of Fairies. But this ancient treasure is in the hands of a greedy human merchant. And worse yet, the “horse” she’s been given is actually the unicorn Shadow — her foe from an earlier battle. Shadow says he is sorry for all he has done. But can Arica really trust him?