In a kingdom where their greatest value is strength and fighting ability, there lies a brutal history covered up. Unbeknownst to their leader's crimes, Reyanna Faerson must learn to fight her way through the Winter Games, where only the very best will be crowned winner and accept the ultimate prize. But what happens when people in the villages start to go missing, only to turn up dead? As the kingdom's secrets start to unravel, Reyanna faces hurdle after hurdle after hurdle. Will she survive the Games, or crumble under the pressure?