||Archfiend Lord Hairstreak has managed to recover nicely from defeat in this sequel to THE FAERIE WARS. With vile conspirators Chalkhill and Brimstone, he has illicitly brought the Purple Emperor back from the dead, and through him controls all Faerie Realm. Meanwhile in the Analogue World (ours), Henry uses the portal in search of Prince Pyrgus and his sister, Blue. Desperately trying his friends, he learns that the two royals have been banished, powerless, to far off lands. With the help of Mr. Fogerty and the remarkable Madam Cardui, the three create a crack plan to win back the kingdom.
||Having been stripped of their powers and banished to distant lands, Pyrgus and his sister, Blue, must find a way to get back to their kingdom in order to reclaim his rightful throne and put an end to the evil doings of the resurrected Purple Emperor. Reprint.
|Editors Note 2
||Henry Atherton, his faerie prince friend Pyrgus, and Pyrgus's fearless sister, Holly Blue, return in this fantastic adventure to save the Faerie Realm from the evil Hairstreak and his henchmen, Chalkhill and Brimstone. With the help of forest faeries, some silk mistresses, a sewer-dwelling creature of unknown dimensions, and additional creatures magical and otherwise, the three intrepid young friends find their way from exile back to the home they all would die to preserve and protect.
|Editors Note 3
||Henry and his friend Mr. Fogarty return to the Faerie Realm to help their friends, the royal siblings Pyrgus and Holly Blue, in their continued fight against the treacherous Lord Hairstreak and the evil forces of the Faeries of the Night.