New Large Print, 9/14/13. Solomon's Oak by Jo-Ann Mapson | Solomon's Oak is the story of three people who have suffered losses that changed their lives forever: Glory,a young widow who struggles to hold on to her Central California farm; fourteen-year-old Juniper, who arrives on Glory's doorstep, homeless & Joseph a former police officer now disabled and in constant pain, who comes to California to fulfill his dream of photographing the state's giant trees.
More than 3 centuries ago, Nicholas Winters altered his genetic makeup in a competition with alchemist & Arcane Society founder Sylvester Jones. Driven to control their psychic abilities, each man's decision has reverberated throughout the family line, rewarding some with powers, & cursing others with madness. The Dreamlight series involves the cursed ones who legend says must find the Burning Lamp & a woman with the gift to read the lamp's dreamlight. (#2 Burning Lamp, #3 Midnight Crystal)