Saria had never seen the sun, never felt its warmth on her face. What she did feel was the sting of longing for her missing father. He had been sent as a runner to reach the Oracle and he never came home. Now, Saria has inherited her father?s duty. She must go out into the dangerous wastelands and succeed where he had failed? or else everyone she knows will die. From Eastin DeVerna, the creator of Samurai Grandpa comes... The Runner.