you would think being a princess would be easy, right? well for young seventeen year old Isabel, being a princess was a pain. You cannot do anything that is not considered proper or unladylike. You can't run around or get dirty, and you can't ride a horse 'like a man!' You must ride a horse sidesaddle. And as hard as she tries, it's impossible for Isabel to stay out of trouble. And as her eighteenth birthday comes around everyone in the castle is acting strange around her-like they know something she, herself doesn't. And who are these strange men she sees in her dreams. She feels like she SHOULD know them, but she doesn't know how. And what is with that strange golden flower?