Book: Mandala of Ascensions

Being an Ascended Master may not be all that it was cracked up to be.

Ascended Master Medlik is in charge of the training and prosperity of his entrusted pupils. Being Ascended isn’t a done job. There seem to be more Ascension to be had, and the whole process and relationship to unenlightened Earthlings is revealed to have unexpected ramifications.
Could it be just another form of subtle control in disguise?