Natsu has taken care of the guards employed by Duke Everlue and partially destroyed the mansion in the process. Meanwhile, Lucy and Happy struggle with Duke Everlue himself in an attempt to take the book Fairy Tail has been employed to steal. The history behind the writing of the book was secretly hidden within, which Lucy explains during the fight. However, she is convinced the book contains a greater secret... They defeat Duke Everlue, who's magical tunneling results in the mansion collapsing, and deliver the book to the client. On the way back to Fairy Tail Natsu, Lucy and Happy meet Gray before being attacked by a unknown group of wizards. The group is easily defeated but are stolen away by a fast moving powerful wizard.