As far back as they can remember, the people of the Small World have always been children. Nonetheless, they are aligned — like adults — into three rival groups: the blond Knights, the brown-haired Sorcerers and the red-headed Pirates. Leo, a Knight, has been having disturbing dreams for some time now. Taking the form of an adult warrior, he finds himself plunged into a terrifying confrontation with a merciless enemy.
Could this evil somehow be related to the origins of their strange world? For Leo, it will be the beginning of a great voyage, and of a perilous quest.