When her unstable family falls apart, twelve-year-old Beatrice is sent to Sandpoint, Texas to live with her uncle. Uncle Kyle is a mechanic who grunts and wears a cowboy hat. There are no neighbors, no friends. Just sand, a dog, and a dilapidated barn that she’s told not to enter.
Late one night, Beatrice spies her uncle entering the forbidden barn. From inside come strange noises and flashes of light. Determined to uncover her uncle’s secrets, she sets out to explore.
Every discovery uncovers another layer of a strange and magical new world, a world where anything is possible.