The Forsaken is book one in the epic urban fantasy "The Thirteen Tribes of Cain" Series.
Her mother is dead, her home destroyed. Five-year-old Gwen flees from disaster and stumbles into the human world. Unable to speak their language but capable of reading their thoughts she tries to acclimate to their society. However, her native tongue is magical giving her the power to control the elements. Misunderstood, orphaned Gwen runs off in search of her own kind, until her dark gifts bring to light horrible truths, forcing her to make a fatal decision. There is no going back from murder.
A Mature YA Urban Fantasy, released May 2013. You can get your copy of "The Forsaken" at any of the links to the left.