Branwen refuses to take orders from anyone - even the Shining Ones, the ancient gods whose power is feared throughout the land. They want her as their Chosen One, destined to save her country from the Saxons. But Branwen doubts her abilities. Is she truly ready to be a leader?
Then a messenger from the skies shows her what's at stake if she abandons her destiny in a vision of a bleak and violent future, where those most dear to her suffer unspeakable horrors. Branwen must reassess her choices.
The Shining Ones have spoken. Will Branwen answer their call?