At the edge of death, when all hope is lost, a twelve year old boy is visited by a strange creature.
Just as his fascination with the creature gets the best of him, he is suddenly kidnapped.
With little time left, Elias joins his captors on a quest for a plant that might cure him.Along the way he finds true friendship and fascinating places, while learning he might be the fulfillment of a prophecy.
But discovering the secrets of the prophecy comes at a price as Elias is caught in a battle between a powerful force and mythical creatures.
A cure might be possible if “only” he can live long enough before time runs out.