Anna, a seventeen year old girl, is taken from her home and forced to compete against hundreds of other young ladies. The prize? Prince Gaspard's hand and the opportunity to become Queen. Anna is not entirely normal, though--her beauty is not the only intriguing thing about her. Soon, she finds that she is not only competing with the other girls, but is fighting to find out who she is, and why she is so important. Watch her as she fights for her life, her future, and for--eventually--her love.