Luce has no memory of the night her boyfriend mysteriously died so when she’s implicated in his death, she has no defense. She ends up sentenced to attend Sword and Cross, a dismal reform school. On her first day she meets two mysterious and handsome boys, Cam, who is obviously attracted to her, and Daniel, who unsettles her the first time he sees her. As she gets better acquainted with each guy, she realizes that Cam makes her feel safe and relaxed but she just can’t deny her strong attraction to Daniel. Luce can’t shake the feeling that she and Daniel have some history because everything about him feels intensely familiar. When Luce’s obsession with Daniel spurs her to dig into his past, things only get more unbelievable. She can‘t help but wonder if her research will ultimately reveal dark and evil secrets or uncover a side of Daniel that is strong and redeeming.