North Star Guide Me Home, Book 3 of Children of the Black Sun was released in April 2014.

Book 3 Cover Art
"Some things are broken beyond mending ..."

Grievously wounded in battle, Isidro's life hangs in the balance - but the only person who can help him is the man he can never trust. Sierra is desperate to rebuild shattered bonds with her old friends, but with Isidro incontrovertibly changed and her own wounds still fresh, things can never be as they once were.

Burdened by all he's done at Kell's command, Rasten knows he cannot atone for the horrors of his past. But when their enemies in Akhara follow Cam's small clan back to Ricalan, carrying a thirst for vengeance, the skills Rasten swore he'd renounce may be their only hope for victory...

Praise for Winter Be My Shield: Children of the Black Sun, Book 1

"Unlikely heroes, villians you will cheer for, and cold that eats your bones. Winter Be My Shield will take you to an unforgiving place, but you won't want to leave it" Robin Hobb

"the drama and intensity keep ratcheting up" Courier Mail

Shortlisted for Best Fantasy Novel in the 2012 Aurealis Awards

Jo Spurrier was born in 1980 and has a Bachelor of Science, but turned to writing because people tend to get upset when scientists make things up. Her interests include knitting, spinning, cooking and research. She lives in Adelaide and spends a lot of time daydreaming about snow.