When criminal geneticists tamper with an isolated culture from 19th century America, they cause a chain reaction of nature trying to reassert predestined matches between the women and men of an unforgiving world.
From the New York Times bestselling author of A Terrible Love.
Matthew and Bracus of the Band travel alongside eighteen-year old queen, Clara Williamson, as she journeys to the sea to unlock the puzzle of her lineage.
Trouble strikes when the fragment absorbs Prince Frederic and undertake plans that involve Clara and her home sphere in a dangerous scheme of coercion.
It isn't long before Clara discovers the Guardians terrible secret through horrible circumstances she must escape from.
Can Clara protect herself from her own destiny?