The second book of 'The Order,' "Split Paths" begins as Lida and Ronan's search for their missing friend, Fayne, intensifies. They learn that he is being held prisoner in the Serachers'... More > stronghold, a prison called Kaiadas. Just as they prepare to rescue him, they fall into a trap and Ronan is taken prisoner, leaving Lida on her own with no one else to rely on.
Desperate, Lida forms a plan to be sent to Kaiadas by turning herself over to the Order. Instead, she is whisked away into the deep woods by a a mysterious group of intimidating renegades. Lida tries to hold onto the hope that she and Ronan will be reunited even when it seems their paths will never cross again.< Less