| Brian Donaldson, is born into a world of violence. His parents are murdered when he is seven, and he spends the rest of his childhood under an assumed identity, in hiding. Samantha Dolan Brown, is born into magic. She learns at an early age that she has mystical powers, but behind this gift is something dark, something hidden. The villain, Enos Jubal, lives to kill. He has been conjured from the past and is tasked by a shadowy organization to hunt down and kill Brian and gain control of Samantha.
As Brian and Samantha learn more about themselves, they conclude that they have lived before and are two parts of an intricate planan age-old plan. Something of grave significance is about to happen, and only they have the power to stop it. Together they must face the killer, uncover a secret society, control the forces of nature, and discover the meaning of the bridge. Can they accomplish so much?
Samantha knows her powers are strong, but something tells her Brian is the key to unlock her true potential. It is more than a romance. It is the hand of fate, the call of destiny
"I enjoyed THE LAST O'NEIL; that's a litmus test for good young adult fiction, as the reading I most look forward to returning to is the books of my youth. Shannon's a Nancy Drew for the 21st century, with the kicker of a personal stake in the solution."