For the villagers living in the shadow of their ruling lords, marriage is the only way to protect their vulnerable daughters.
Although she knows her father only wants to keep her safe, Lamorna continues to fight against her impending wedding. She doesn't what to leave her parents, her friends, her home. But when the unthinkable happens, when the priests order the soldiers to take her infant brother, Lamorna has no choice but to leave her beloved home.
On the run with a baby, relentlessly pursued by soldiers, Lamorna finds unexpected help in the form of wolves, moon magic and an ancient goddess.