When Raiden Aldor Cael accidentally runs through a portal and causes his world to crash with Nicole Jameson's, her life as a high school senior and his life of solitude intertwine to become a whirlwind of change. As they embark on a journey to uncover the hidden magic that brought them together-a great power inside Nicole-they soon discover that her new abilities come with a realm full of enemies. After Nicole leaves behind everything she has ever known, she must master her volatile powers before her enemies can find her. As she struggles to reconcile her independence with a growing attraction to Raiden, he is haunted by visions of Nicole's demise and a future of his own with someone else. When nightmares and mistakes from Raiden's past come looking for him, he risks everything while leading Nicole into the very fate he hopes to change. Together they must fight for their lives and the right to decide their own destinies-or else let their enemies decide for them. In this gripping tale, two strangers will discover that their futures are at stake and they will have to determine how to harness the tremendous power within one girl in order to take on the enemies that come with it.
C. C. Rae majored in English Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Arizona. She has been writing fiction since elementary school and began writing the story that would become her current book series at age fourteen. Rae resides in Yuma, AZ where it all began and is currently working on the second book.