Helena Callahan's time is up. King Artemious has called upon Helena, and now she must fight against the infamous Noah Turner, in a battle - to the death. The only problem is that she isn't ready. With school, work, and playtime with her beloved boyfriend; she's found little time for training. And to top it off, her clan mates-The Untouchables-think she's slacking. In a moment of sheer desperation, Noah and Helena embark on a dangerous, bloodlusting journey to save and protect her. Only there's a small catch, the vice that saves her might also be the thing that destroys her. Helena's world is about to change . . . forever.