Jacques was thought dead, he wasn't seen for 7 years and none of his family or friends you communicate with him any longer. He was tortured and buried with a stake near his heart. Shea dreams of him for years before she finally goes to the Capatherian mountains and finds him. They are life mates. It is hard for Shea to come to terms with this new world. Jacques is so damaged phycically and mentally.
We learn in this book that Raven is carrying a child, a daughter who turns out to be Gregori's life mate. Gregori is very old and they believe he is close to turning. As is Julian and Aiden, twins. Byron was taken by the vampire and 2 human hunters and tortured, but they got him out.”