Lucy Bolden is an unfortunate 12 year old kid. Her father left her when she was a baby and her mother was struggling to support the family. In school, she doesn't have any friends and was always neglected.
But that's all going to change when she hears about an urban tale about The Time Magician, a phantom who takes unfortunate children to a place like never before. What kind of adventure will lead Lucy to? It's going to be an adventure like no other she'd ever experienced in her lifetime.