May Armstrong used to be a renowned animal tamer, until her mind-control abilities disappeared along with her ghostly mentor. Sheís been retired for two yearsóbut a pushy king wonít let her refuse his job offer. He wants her to tame a dragon for him. She knows she canít do it.
But when Mayís current employer turns out to be more than just an innocent shipís captain, suddenly sheís a wanted woman in more ways than one. May has a big decision to make: risk being eaten by a dragon, or outrun bounty hunters and city guards for the rest of her life.