Everyone but Ann thought that Carl Urbanowich was a harmless man who had lost his mind. Ann believes his fantasies of power and tries to stop him from ending the earth. She risks her life to prevent the catastrophe. Can she prevent him from smashing our planet into four individual solar systems?
Gavin isn't just an ordinary Journeyman; he's also a carrier and someone needs to use his skills. Pushed through a concealed passageway to an adolescent earth, Gavin learns to master his unique gift as he struggles to survive long enough to find and protect the key his father left for him. Gavin realizes how much his father had sacrificed; he knows that he must continue his father's mission.