Samantha Montgomery of Academy City 676 always dreamed of life outside of school. Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for.... A rogue weapons manufacturer, a ruthless killer, and a schoolgirl converge as a weapon so advanced it defies the laws of physics is a mere breath away from being unleashed on the world. Now it's up to Sam and some unexpected allies to keep it out of the wrong hands or risk loosing everything, and everyone, they hold dear. A defense contractor on the rampage, an assassin out for blood, and Sam caught in the middle. When the reality you know ceases to be, can you live with the reality yet to come?