Answering an invitation to visit the kingdom of King Oberon II in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York, Kildare learns she is unable to leave the Kingdom. Ember leads Kildare to the forbidden library, where Kildare discovers clues about the origin of the kingdom, including a link to Udo, a court jester banished by the original King Oberon centuries ago. Kildare later receives a not from Hunter offering to show her the way out of the Kingdom, but he ambushes her in the woods. Kildare defeats Hunter. The Queen, who has been watching the proceedings in her magic mirrors, decides it is time to unleash the Beast that is chained in the castle dungeon. Meanwhile, Ember sneaks back into the library with disastrous results.
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