Thrust into a new reality of magic and shadow, seventeen-year-old McKenna Rose isn't sure who to trust. She may be able to manipulate water and start fires at the snap of her fingers, but while that will help her fight the dark force chasing after her, she won't be able to be fight it alone. And her new-found powers could end up hurting the one person who finally sees her true self.
He came at me, slow and calculated. Claws scraped the ice with each step. I tried to scoot back, but my feet kept slipping on the snow in front of me. I skidded back as close to the edge of the ash circle as I dared. My left arm hung painfully numb at my side. My nerves sizzled with fear. There was nowhere left to go . . .