Phoebe's mom has a new boyfriend who is from Greece. He asked her to move there with her. Phoebe is having a horrible time already in the tiny house and no computer. she had to leave her town where she was the star of the track team and had a full scholarship to and amazing college. Her dad sends her to a school and Phoebe is not making friends except one girl. She tells her that everyone at the school is a descendant from the Greek gods and has a special power. Phoebe does not have one but goes there because her dad is the principal.
Phoebe joins the track team and goes against one boy who always try to be better than her. She is faster in the long run, but he uses his powers to trip her and make her slower. In the end, they actually fall in love and he doesn't try and beat her all the time anymore. The coach sees how fast she is and makes her captain. Phoebe then finds out she's a descendant of Nike, the god of running. find this in Greenwich Library Catalog