Jeremy, not quite understanding what he is looking at, asks himself, "What is this?" A life changing experience is right in front of him. All four members of the Alliance are affected by the images in the crystal ball. This scene is found on page 43.
This tree is called the Celestor. It is a sacred tree to the Imphogs, a clan of creatures in the Underworld. Torron demanded the Imphogs turn over the Alliance to her and they refused. Because the Imphogs would not cooperate with the evil queen she ordered the Celestor be destroyed. Four dragons and their riders are pictured here pulling the tree from the ground and ultimately dropping it far away deep in the forest of the Underworld. This scene is from page 84 in the book.
Hunter eventually molts into a great dragon. In order to prove herself to the other dragons in the Underworld she battles three of the Underworld's strongest dragons. She is triumphant but is wounded badly during the aerial battle. In this illustration Jesse is depicted healing Hunter. This scene is found on page 197 in the book.
The key to finding the Second Symbol is locked away in a large granite stone call the Cubericon. There was a curse placed on the Cubericon by Torron, the evil Queen of the Underworld. Matt is shown here trying to take the curse off of the Cubericon. this scene is found on page 285 of the book.