The Keeper cannot function alone. To fulfill her duty of keeping the spirits of gods and rare monsters upon their death she must inhabit the body of another whose awareness is made dormant so the Keeper can maintain control. The original owner of her newest body isn't staying dormant, however, and she's driving the Keeper question everything she'd been brought to believe about her own existence.
Indigo is living a half-life, hiding her power and stuck in a bad engagement because of restrictions placed on her by her country. When she takes a chance to help an exotic stranger escape his prison to lead a revolution in a neighboring country, she starts down a path toward her freedom and the realization that not everything forbidden is wrong.
The Clockwork Enterprises series follows the adventures of a young half-Japanese pickpocket named Maeko and her feline companion, Macak, as they navigate the cruel streets of Victorian London, avoiding the Literati police and the rebel Pirates while unraveling the conspiracy behind a series of murders and causing mayhem.