Sorcery ravages the valley as two families come into open conflict. The Sorensons want nothing less than to have complete control over the remaining humans. A young sorceress from the Andrew's family stands in their way wanting the humans to remain free. Ashley has a secret that no one else in the valley is aware of.
Beneath Beaver Mountain a dragon has been sleeping. The conflict between the two families has awakened the dragon. In ages past, the dragons had nearly destroyed what was left of mankind. Would Snowden be mankind's salvation or its doom? Everything would depend on Ashley and her secret friendship with the dragon.