The Stone Light is by Kai Meyer. The second book in the Dark Reflections Trilogy. Serafin and Merle continue to try to save Venice from the Egyptian invasion. Merle, the Flowing Queen, and Vermithrax the stone lion head to Hell to enlist the aid of Lord Light. Serafin remains in Venice and joins a rebel group plotting to assassinate the Pharaoh. This series gets more exciting with each book and this one is loaded with twists, turns, and betrayals. A great series.
Ratings: 7th grade - 9 out of 10.