In this book, the main character, Middonaito, is joined by her friends. They all have magical powers, that they call Yōso-ryoku or element powers. They are originally from Japan so they use some Japanese words. Middonaito and her friends fight monsters while they travel across the world to find their friend, Sutā.
Maddie Gilmore is an 11 year old writer, who goes to Cornell Elementary School in Coraopolis, PA. She loves to write, paint, ride bikes, and create many different things.