Julianna gathers her group of Author friends, and together they invent Manipulative Fiction and become the secret club they call The Renegade Writers Club. Using all their resources they now are helping their friend Abbie Forrester. She discovers that her birth family is hiding some secrets. Abbie decides that the best way to keep track of her players is to confine them on a cruise ship. The fun starts before they step aboard the ship when The Ghost is discovered and the NSA gets tangled into the renegade writers plans. They move forward keeping the NSA in the dark. They just hope that what they have doesn't put national security at risk. As for their other target, her world is turned upside down, but she has The Ghost looking after her.