The Gauze Effect (Part I)
Alice Herrick knows the undeniable truth: monsters are real. She discovered something was wrong in the world when she witnessed the near-death of her twin brother at the hands of a two-faced creature that took the lives of his classmates.
Six years later, she meets Kelan Walker, a tenacious youth who shakes the foundations of Alice's stagnant life held captive by the past with his peculiar and vibrant personality. However, the return of the very same monster heralds another wave of tragedy.
Offered the chance to change fate itself by an enigmatic figure named Reo, Alice enters a mysterious contract known only as the Gauze Effect. On this journey, she will uncover her destiny intertwined with Kelan's, and will also learn that in order to face monsters, Alice may become one herself.