Mary Anne Grave's father had just died. The police told her and her mom that his car swerved and crashed into one of the trees in the forest. Mary Anne desperately wants to feel like her self again, wanting to feel happy and complete. It's not until she actually goes into the forest that she recognizes how much she loves it...and it scared of it. She sees something, and believe its a man who wants to follow her. As Mary Anne's story goes on, she remembers stories that her father told her. Elves, magical spirits, moving trees...and to her surprise, it was all very good knowledge. Her life flips again when she meets a strange boy. Who is he? She finds out. Is she in love with him? She doesn't know...but what she does know is that her life and the forest is on a very thin line.