" … but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again. The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life."
Saint Raphael's is back in session, and the monastic school continues to reveal its secrets in Book 4 of the Lineman and the Cook Faith Mystery series.
Students are flying, and they're not using broomsticks! Mem and her schoolmates are in their third year, and a very non-traditional curriculum continues. This year proves to be quite a challenge as they learn how to mentor first-years in Dux House.
Strange and unusual weather abound the island. The harbor master and lineman are working diligently to keep the island safe. The outlandish weather produces a violent pogonip, and threatens the islands safety when a body is whirled from the other-world.
A new Noobie, or first-year is assigned to Mem and her unlikely teammate. This assigned first-year was one of the Harpies that taunted Mem the year before, when cast into the other-world.
Saint Raphael's is beset from other-world sources, and HABs are polluting the island's life source and rivers. This new threat comes with a cost. Dark forces continue working to invade the island.
Mem and her friends are desperate to save their beloved school and Saint Raphael's island from unclean souls. What or who will betray the island? What evil will they have to face? Will they be able to keep the HABs from destroying their beloved island? Can Mem and her schoolmates keep the river flowing?