As the eighth book in The Adventures of Archibald and Jockabeb opens, almost six months have passed since the snowy Christmas Eve when the two brothers returned home from another astonishing adventure high above the Arctic Circle. The backdrop now shifts to the bustling pearl of the Asia, Hong Kong. Archibald travels there to live with the Chen family and attend a summer abroad program. At the end of the program, Jockabeb and Archibald's girlfriend, Willow, and one of the Chen children head out on a mountain hike, they have no idea about the danger that awaits them. When a descendant of a mythical character from centuries past finally escapes imprisonment deep within one of the towering mountains surrounding Victoria harbor, another life and death struggle begins - but this time without a blue feather for protection. Get ready for another fascinating journey into the unknown!