In the arenas, the Campton kids have won their ‘citizenship’ of the
In-Between-World’s strange society. Now free to come and go as they
please, they’ve left town for the mountains, following Dodzi without
really knowing why. When the young boy explains to them that he is in
fact trying to discover whether he is the herald of Evil – the
Midnight Child – a violent dispute ensues. Meanwhile, hidden nearby,
the soldiers of the First Families await an opportunity to attack...