Born of a white mother and half Indian father, Luke inherits the shape-shifting abilities of his father and grandfather. His totem animal, the raven, not only allows him to fly, but sail through time and witness the future. Knowing the whites will betray Chief Black Kettle, Luke begins spying at Fort Lyon. When he attends a masked ball, he finds a woman who captures his heart. But will she accept him once she knows he's not fully white? Lydia has taken care of herself and twin brother since their parents died. Tall for a female, she's used to men being intimidated by her. When a mysterious stranger with piercing blue eyes dances with her, she can't help but be memorized. In a world of hostile wars between the whites and Indians, will these two find love despite their differences or are some prejudices too strangling?