Fifteen-year-old Alice Lewis always lived a normal life, until she finishes her eighth grade year. Her parents are planning a surprise family trip to somewhere very special. But when an unexpected and devastating storm leaves Alice as an orphan her life is thrown into a whirlwind of chaos. How will she cope with the loss of her parents, and what mysterious dangers await her in the most surprising of ways. Especially when a foster mother comes into the picture with a very interesting secret that will change everything.