Magnolia Kelch is no stranger to pain. Beautiful and powerful, shes spent her entire life at the mercy of her sadistic father and the rest of the Kelch clan, who have tortured her and tested the limits of her powers. After one particularly heinous night that leaves Magnolia nearly dead, she finally sees her chance for escape But this first taste of freedom is short-lived when she collides with Thirteen, head of the Networka secret organization dedicated to fighting supernatural criminalswho recruits her into the group. Even as shes coming to grips with this new life and the horrific memories that still haunt her, shes conflicted by her growing attraction to fellow team member Theo and the emergence of new, untested abilities. After months of grueling training, her loyalty to the team is tested when she learns her target is the Networks most wanted the Kelch family. Revenge may course through her veins, but so does the blood of the Kelches. And opposing her family may cost her the thing she treasures most. After all, Magnolia is still a Kelch. And the Kelch are damned.