Snippet from the book:
“Fire. Flames. She burned and burned. The Phoenix grew bigger and bigger, like fire grows when fueling it. It towered over her, huge, and wrapped his wings around her as if to embrace her. It encircled her with fire, and she could not escape.”
In Heatherfield it’s hard to keep spirits up. Not only is Gorgon in possesion of three of the four shells from the magic World-egg, he also managed to change the time on Orbis so Myre no longer have anywhere to return to. And in Kandrakar the Oracle remains completely silent and motionless while his body is becoming more and more transparent.
In The Golden Phoenix, time is running out. At the same time W.I.T.C.H. have an almost impossible task: they must not only find the Phoenix-shell before Gorgon, they also have rob him of the other three shells. Fortunately, Cornelia still has the crystal phoenix that will bring them to a time and a place where the fourth Shell is within reach. The fourth time travel is ready to start, but the trip does not go as planned …