A teenage girl finds a way through the despair of losing her parents in a world of imaginary toys. So begins her ultimate adventure of personal discovery where she will learn that in order to deal with the future, she must accept the past.
Following the traumatic death of their parents, a family of children find themselves being sent to the countryside where they are to be looked after by an enigmatic Toymaker. Victoria, the eldest of the children, has great difficulty adjusting to her new life and finds herself escaping to a magical land of living Toys.
As she explores deeper and deeper into this mysterious world she meets a host of characters, some friendly, some decidedly not! Along the way she finds reserves of courage and fortitude she didn’t know she had. Through a series of trials she is tested to the very limits of her endurance, and she discovers that she’s not at all the girl she thought she was!