(BOOK TWO OF THE DEERBORN SERIES) Dealing with the sudden death of her mother, Sybil Deerborn is faced with a multitude of problems. Not only is she trying to handle the constant pressure of becoming the clan leader of Bon Resi, but she has to deal with nagging debt collectors as well as attempting to raise her sister Patricia. Sybil has a hard time dealing with all of the responsibility of being an adult, leaning on Leander Boehman in tough times. Patricia is leaving for university soon, with the opportunity to stay with a student from her university of choice for three weeks. When Patricia goes missing on campus, Sybil is left heart-broken as she searches for her sister with the aid of an old friend. Messages have been left for Sybil regarding the disappearance of her sister, threatening her to leave Bon Resi or have her sister be killed. In the wake of her new found leadership, Sybil makes a decision to leave behind Bon Resi in an attempt to find Patricia, giving up her role for a short period of time. The search awakens new feelings inside of Sybil as she begins to accept who she really is. With all that Sybil has endured in the last year, will she ever find peace in her role as leader? Or will it all be taken away as quickly as it was bestowed upon her?