A 17 year old teenager whose in love with her best friend, has to attend classes with a naggy teacher &is trying to get over the loss of her parents death. Oh, did I mention she can manipulate people with her mind, pry into their innermost personal thoughts? And that her fate, which is to kill Children of Darkness has been planned out for her since birth? Meet Michaela Anne Wilson. Michaela's world gets flipped upside down when she finally tells Will, her best friend, how she really feels about him; she learns she is wanted as a Child of Darkness, the people she's been trained to kill; and she is accepted to train with The Chancellor. Then, Michaela meets Alex. Funny, sexy, smart, Australian Alex. He seems perfect, maybe too perfect. Michaela needs to learn that not everybody is who they appear to be.