Deep Blue is the first book in the WaterFire Saga. It covers the journey of Serafina and Neela as they rush to answer the summons of the Iele. They encounter lots of danger and are chased by the men of General Traho.
"Serafina, daughter of Isabella, Queen of Miromara, has been raised with the expectation--and burden--that she will someday become ruler of the oldest civilization of the Norfolk. On the eve of the Dokimi ceremony, Sera is haunted by a strange dream that foretells the return of an ancient evil. Her dark premonitions are confirmed when an assassin's arrow poisons Sera's mother. Now, Serafina and her best friend, Neela, must embark on a quest to find the assassin's master and prevent a war between the Mer nations. Their search will