Saphira, the daughter of the Faery Dog Queen, runs away from Faerie and the other Faery Dogs after her mother dies and her sister assumes the throne. In the human realm, she has to find out who she really is and where she belongs. Her new life in the human realm is very different from what she knows; the influence it has on her changes her in many ways and she no longer feels like she belongs in her pack. And when her duty as Faery Dog forces her to turn her back on everything she knows... will she do it? Saphira meets various Fae and humans during her wanderings through the human realm. She makes new friends - and enemies. Can the strongest of the Faery Dogs get over her pride and see the world through the eyes of others?