In the distant medieval future, Elysia Feldon lives an idyllic life. She has a loving family, a new boyfriend, and it’s her sixteenth birthday. But when power-hungry foreigner Rogar invades her homeland to find an ancient magic, she loses everything she loves.
Alone, unsure, and scared, Elysia finds herself the unwitting leader of a band of refugees. They move into the mountains and create a safe haven known as Elysian Field. Elysia fights back against her enemy, and rumors soon spread of the rebel leader called the Shadow.
But with infamy comes danger, and Elysia will be forced to choose between her family and her people in the hardest decision of her life…