Christa Lockheart is sixteen years old and WANTED. She doesn't commit crimes, she either saves people or finishes off the job herself, but only if that person had tried to kill her first, and she doesn't care about anyone.
Her criminal name is the 'Girl with the guns' as she is always seen with two pistols in leather holsters, strapped to her belt. But when she steals from the wrong place, her assassin of a brother comes after her not knowing she is his sister from a terrible happening in the Nightmares of Christa's past.
But if her life couldn't get much she has to go against everything she knows to save her friend, by surrendering herself to the police, and being sent to get an education. She is sent to a young offenders college as a punishment, where she must also try to avoid her brother and falling in love.
But how can Christa resist people with the same problems as her, wanting to be her friend. She realises that college isn't for criminals, but has a much darker meaning than she could possibly have imagined.
Soon a very handsome stranger comes along, who thinks everything bad she has done, are probably the most amazing an impressive things he has ever heard of... opening up her sensitive side. But it all disappears as something terrible happens, and Christa must get her revenge, her friends help her break out, and perform the deed that needs to be done, but how far is she willing to risk there lives at her own hand.
There's just one problem... It's not just her brother who's out to get her... a mysterious guy has her in the palm of his hand.. Holding the secrets to her past and what happened to her parents, Christa hates this man with a passion, but how can she hate him so much when he is such a massive part of her destiny...?