In a world beyond Earth, Alex was taken in and raised as their own by the Alpha and Luna of the Boronduin pack, after finding her near death in the mountain pass. Since then she has had no memory of where she came from or who her family was and she lost her wolf and strangely her scent. Years later the Alpha wants to marry her off to a new young Alpha of a small pack who claims to be her mate, but Alex knows the truth and after discovering that this Alpha has a heinous plot, she decides to run away to protect her pack, to the only place she knows no one will find her. Instead, she is taken hostage by one of the Shadows. Large, lone wolves that no one knows anything about, but everyone fears them. Once in the Shadows' territory, she fights for her freedom and uncovers the truth about the Shadows and the Erisdar forest. As her past begins to unravel, she discovers ancient secrets and greater destiny than she could have ever imagined.