Hawthorne is about a pick-up driving and Ruger packing heroine who takes to the Colorado wilderness for solitude, only to be attacked by a pack of faery creatures. Rhiannon fights her way clear only to discover that her last living relative has disappeared. Terrified that the fae have killed him, Rhiannon enlists her fiancé, Logan, to help her find her uncle. Logan carries a secret burden with him. All evidence points to Logan’s guilt in the murder of his father. He chose to run, hoping to find a way to control his shapeshifter power and clear his name. Together, they leave home for Ireland.