Shay Lin has never felt safe around her family, but why? She felt as if she's never fit in around them, and there was something different whenever Shay would bring up past events that she clearly remembers. Then there's the fact that she feels as if she's being stalked, but what could she do? Who would she chose when the time comes?
The story takes place along time ago when witches were first suspected in the United States. News traveled to Sicily Italy where the Kaiser family had made their permanent stay. Or so they thought. Their parents burned at the stake for accused of being witches now 13 kids would have to run and make it on their own in the world, hiding the fact that they have the same powers that could then praised and power or meet with their parents terrible fate. What happened to this rebellious group of siblings?
Sam, a high school junior, moves into a new house. On the first day of school he makes lots of new friends, but once hey figure out where he lives they starts warning him about what happens at midnight. Sam ignores the warnings until one night, when he was finishing up home work he heard strange tapping coming from his window. When he turned to see what it was he saw a dark figure quickly move away. He did a little research, and the answers he found were a bit unsettling.
Once the Western Kingdom came back out of its plague Princess Sophia Ann was allowed to come back to her home. She wasn't expecting any grand adventure to happen, she just wanted to go home. But seeing what awaits her gets her feelings jumping.
"I wish for some of your magic, my dear. I wish not use it for danger..."