Keela is just a poor teenage thief, trying to stay out of trouble in a magical kingdom. Then she meets a boy with a golden amulet and a mysterious past, and learns of a murder long ago. Now an evil baroness wants Keela dead, and the boy's future rests in her hands. Evil schemes brew at Durham Castle, and only Keela can stop them, for she is destined to uncover the truth! But can a clever girl with a bullwhip expose a murderess and foil her plot? The fate of the entire land depends on it!