Though Whit and Wisty's magic and their ability to control it have grown, it hasn't been enough to stop The One Who is The One from destroying everything and everyone they once held dear. Wisty knows that the time is fast approaching when she must face The One. But everything she throws at him only seems to give him more firepower to throw right back at the already battered and beaten society under N.O. control. She and Whit will have to devise a strategy to take down the ruthless tyrant who has devastated their world in one decisive blow - before he truly does become all-powerful!