When hyenas snatch Tara’s brother, Suraj, and two other children from the local fair in Morni, Tara and her newfound companions embark on a rescue mission. Tara soon discovers
that Zarku, her nemesis with the third eye, is back and intent on revenge.
A deadly game of hide-and-seek ensues, and Tara and her companions must work together to survive. But is it soon clear that Zarku is only after Tara; the other are dispensable.
Tara turns to Lord Yama and his deadly conch for help. After a visit to the Underworld, Tara has only twenty-four hours to prove her innocence and save the village before she must go back to the world of the dead. And live there.
Should Tara risk the lives of her friends? Or can she once again defeat Zarku and save her brother, armed only with belief in herself and a mysterious silver anklet.
The Tara Trilogy is a middle-grade fantasy adventure set in India, and infused with Indian mythology, culture, and folklore. A young girl, armed only with courage and belief in herself, must save her family, friends, and herself from an evil healer, intent on destroying all that is precious to her.
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