When 12-year-old Reese finds an old necklace at a construction site, things in his life suddenly begin to change. First he learns that the necklace is quite old and may have
possibly belonged to an old explorer in colonial times, and then strange things begin to happen. First he starts having dreams that gives him an idea of who this explorer may have been, then he notices that his own personality starts to change as well as his relationship with his parents and sister, as well as his parents' relationship with each other. This culminates into the most unspeakable act of all, one that will change Reese's life forever. Through perseverance and determination he will have to navigate his way through a labyrinth of mystery to ultimately learn the true secret of the necklace.