Andrée Malakait did not expect his peace ship to sink, long before reaching its destination.
Nor how fate would have him shipwrecked with two strangers—Andrée despises strangers—and consequently bound to them with a magical compass.
Lani is set out to find her lost friend, while dealing with new, unexplained magic.
Sallly is a patchwork girl, happy to play stowaway on a big boat, looking for the reasons for her existence.
None of them expected this, but the three have no choice but to work together; after all, they only have each other now.
They have to follow a legendary compass, the “Wayfinder”, and travel from island to island, facing magic gone wild, new friends, foes, monsters, and unreliable gods.
With the choice of doing so peacefully or with violence