A child is born into her world as a first. The first hybrid werewolf-vampire. Her very existence shakes the foundation of her civilization. Her very nature threatens to rip her apart from the inside. The Council, the supernatural and human coalition tasked with governing a world of fragile peace, must decide if she is a threat, to be destroyed, or a weapon, to be used. A human man must decide if the rose petals of her beauty are worth the bloodshed of her beast. Can Avalonia survive in a world that threatens to dissect her? Can the World survive Avalonia?