When Miel spills out of the old water tower, Sam, a transgendered individual, becomes her best friend and protector, and over time their relationship deepens. But, they are both immersed in a web of secrets and the powerful Bonner sisters, thought to be witches, threaten Miel and Sam and they must struggle to protect the secrets of their loved ones. This work of magical realism contains a cast of characters who are truly original and defy stereotypes. Suitable for a literature circle or independent novel choice for grades 9-12, it will appeal to students who enjoy fantasy and a magical love story. Log in to read the full ERAC review.