When her hometown was ravaged and torn apart by a vicious war years ago, Mitia was the sole survivor, and totally alone. For many moons, Mitia searched for a place to live, until Queen Fyora rescued her and made her the Dream Faerie's apprentice. Mitia and her pet, Tiku, work hard every night until dawn to ensure no one in Neopia will have nightmares. But it is a big job, and she cannot make it around the entire globe in just one night. She will spend years in study, learning the arts of dreams that only a few living creatures know.
But because Mitia has been hurt badly before, she is now too open to accepting the kindness of others. Now that The Obelisk is visible, The Sway becoming more powerful by the day. Mitia is afraid that the well-dressed, elegant, mysterious strangers she has talked to in the past about her job may be using the information against Faerieland's most important officials - namely, Fyora herself! Can Mitia learn how to reverse what she has done before the Sway captures Faerieland, too?