When Aralaiah Sentin is bitten by a dragon, everything changes. She changes. She has become a Dragonesque, part dragon, part human. She has patches of colour on her skin that look like dragon hide, but those are just the most obvious changes. Some of her senses are enhanced, and she has one new one, a sense unique to dragons that allows her to sense what is inside something Also, she now possesses magic, although she will have to learn how to use that. After much soul-searching, she finally leaves her home and moves to Dracos, the Dragonesque settlement up in the mountains where the people are like her and she can learn to use her new powers. The series follows her as she struggles to make a place for herself in this new world against a backdrop of impending war. For the Sorcerers, ancient for of the Dragonesque, are on the move again. Their object is world domination, and only the Dragonesque and their dragons can stand against them because they are the only other ones who possess magic.