Being the new kid at school is tough. Bayul's a target for gossip, arrogant bullies, and strict teachers and he's also burdened with being the son of a famed war hero and dealing with a chronic illness. Life just isn't easy for him at Carringston Academy, but luckily, he has a few steadfast friends watching his back! He'll need them and all the help he can get as he learns that his late mother's pendant may lead to a power and a past he never knew he had. Can this be the path to a destiny greater than he could have ever imagined?