Seymour Krakauer was the seventh to go missing and no one seemed to have any idea how him and other wealthy individuals were going unaccounted for. Susan Dax refuses to accept the obvious verdict of his disappearance.
To locate and free her guardian from the nightmare he finds himself in, she enlists the help of her aide and friend Daniel Anderton. But no sooner have they begun their investigation they tangle with a hellish assortment of villains in an effort to solve the list of clues they find.
Their voyage across the States invites danger froth with violence.
In their fierce and devious battle, Dax must outwit and shatter the illusions of those shes up against, including learning a terrible truth of her past.