Cynara moved to a new town and doesn't know what to expect when she runs into a mysterious boy named Dean. Just by the gaze in his eyes, she can see a tormented soul, but what she doesn't know is Dean is carrying a deadly weight on his shoulders. One he barely knows he's carrying. To him everyone is against him. He's never trusted a soul & for good reason. But Cynara(pronounced Synara) is like a drug. One he can't shake & the more he pulls away the more curious he becomes. As Cynara peels away the cracks to Dean's soul, she begins to fall for him...but the price of that is steep. And the secrets he's buried are deadly...for him and the mere fact that she's uncovered them has thrown her into a life she's never dreamed of. Will Cynara be able to protect what she fears & doesn't understand all while staying alive in the process??