Jessie Maison is an average twelve year old with an average life. Scorned by her peers she is shy and lonely and just wants to finish school and move away. Then she meets Chris Ketra, the complete opposite to her in every way. While his heart is in the right place he does tend to act before he thinks often landing him in trouble, and his carefree, aloof personality both intrigues and puzzles Jessie. One day both friends come across the mysterious Raystone, a gem so powerful that just by touching it, they are transported to a world of myth and magic. Faced with the seemingly impossible task of finding their way back home, Jessie and Chris need all the help they can get to fulfil their quest. But, unknown to them is an even greater challenge ahead. A legendary creature simply called 'The Beast' has been awoken... and is tracking them down determined to stop them getting back home... at whatever cost.