Corine is a handler. She picks up an object and can tell where its been. Problem is, it burns her hands and leaves scars. Her ex's mother disappears and he brings Corine something of his mothers to try and discover what has happened to her. Much as Corine wants to forget that side of her life, she loved his mom and knows she will have to help. Along the way she discovers old feelings for her ex are still there, lurking in her heart. Great book. I hope to read more from this author soon.