Shiloh is a boy of 10 who lives with his widowed dad, Julian. The latter has been going on magical, many times unexpected, journeys for awhile now. Shiloh feels it's time for him to have his own interesting exploits. His dad agrees and plans to prepare him for different encounters. But before they can travel together, Shiloh is thrown into his own adventure. Meeting various creatures, including, Lucie, a Tortoiseshell kitty. Who shows him that the ordinary and magical can blend well together. The place is Xaryneando (zah-ree-nee-on-dough). It's just the beginning.