Enter the world of H-5682 before she became known as the pirate Stardust. This tells the story of her childhood, born into a race called the Amritans, who have long since been made slaves. After the death of her first master, the ten-year-old girl is sold at auction and separated from her twin brother. With the heavy secret of having the ability to cry stars, she keeps a solid determination to be a free woman and find her brother. But what will her last master, a mad doctor determined to make all Amritans submissive, attempt to do when he finds out her secret by accident?