My Own Lightning by Lauren Wolk is a story about a girl named Annabelle who lives in Western Pennsylvania in the year 1944. A man appeared at Annabelle’s schoolhouse looking for his dog named Zeus, which is a Bull Terrier breed. Annabelle's teacher sends her on her way to find Zeus. Annabelle is positive that she can find Zeus. On her way to find Zeus, an intense storm came. On her way home, Annabelle unfortunately got struck by a lightning, but someone saved her life.
Dan is on a quest from Europe through the Middle East on the hunt of the assassin named Scorpion. Scorpion is a deadly assassin, and there was a time when he killed someone close to Dan named Carrie. Dan felt that it's something he should take action on as soon as possible because it's personal for him. As Scorpion is on his way throughout the Middle East, Dan searched and followed his trail. Dan has been tracking down Scorpion, and he’s trying to ambush Scorpion.