In The Curse of the Seer by Daniel Schwabaeur, the third book in the Legends of Tira-Nor series, Eli is condemned to death after his father is murdered by the kingsguard mice. With the help of Tira-Nor's old seer, Albear, Eli escapes the executioner and goes in search of his mother who may still be alive. Finding her becomes Eli's ultimate mission, but can he overcome hatred, slavery, and a supernatural evil that follows him wherever he goes. Even powerful Albear cannot help or protect Eli. . .