“The more sand that has escaped
from the hourglass of our life, the
clearer we should see through it.”
– Niccolo Machiavelli –
When Goldi and her family eat poisoned porridge, she awakens in the death realm and has only until her hourglass runs out to find the antidote and save their lives.At age sixteen, Goldi’s death sparks a countdown, and she must survive three witches in exchange for the cure before her time runs out. Battling bears, zombies, and dark magic she joins a young and charming Rip VanWinkle who abets her race against death.