For years, Baleron tried to warn of The Calamity, but nobody would listen. He was hounded out of the scientific community and even his own family thought he was crazy... except for his precocious granddaughter: Safferon.
They must find a way to survive the coming devastation as their world turns to ice, but can they do it before time runs out? Will the plans they've made unravel? At 227, how much longer will Baleron really be around to help?