Everyone knows the concept of a wolf in sheepskin. The monster, rabid and ugly, disguised as innocent and sweet. In this story, another nature of the beast rears its head; for we all know what's under the sheepskin, but none have seemed to wonder, where is the rest of the sheep?
Over-eating is just one of Mother's sudden, strange behaviors before she goes missing. When Lyla, Mother's only daughter, sets out with a rogue elf to find her, a run-in with an ogre brings to light a dangerous, hidden aspect of being human.