When Elly meets Ethan, she discovers a world in which her “freak-of-nature” talents are actually valued skills–ones sought after by the leader of the chaeli, making Elly his latest target. Ethan, Liam, and Theo try to protect Elly from the chaeli attacks, but despite their best efforts, Elly finds herself in the midst of an all-out battle to the death. It’s when she finds herself held captive with a sword at her throat that Elly realizes she will have to use her new-found skills to come up with a plan to save them all.
Discover a place where two worlds meet and time shifts.
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Wanting to defect from the chaeli, Caleb warns Elly and Liam that their enemies may not be as powerless as they had thought. Trying to stay one step ahead of the chaeli, Liam takes Elly back to his former home to retrieve some long-hidden items, but what they discover there is beyond anything they were prepared for.
Elly and Liam return home with more questions than answers and no closer to solving the mystery of who—or what—is trying to capture Elly. In a desperate bid to uncover the enemy’s plot before it’s too late, Liam and Elly look to Caleb and his band of chaeli defectors.
But is Caleb truly there to help?
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Following her narrow escape from Cillian, Elly recovers at the Thane home despite the risks she faces there. What she discovers about herself and Ethan during that time challenges her resolve more than any battle ever could. If Elly is to fulfill her duty to her new world, she will have to leave the Thanes and take her position beside Cillian—the very person trying to kill her. With the fate of both humans and cians hanging in the balance, Elly scrambles to find a solid footing amidst the uncertain and dangerous game Cillian is playing.
Ethan is powerless to help and Cillian’s forces are mounting. Elly turns to the only person still outside of Cillian’s control: Ricco—a chaeli officer who believes the only good cian is a dead one.
In order to save her world and Ethan’s, Elly will have to come to terms with who she is, and a destiny she cannot escape—a destiny she may not survive.