Legend tells of a red-haired warrior named Rusla a blood-thirsty Viking out for revenge. Her entire clan was wiped in what became known as the St. Brice's Day massacre. Vowing revenge, she sails to Denmark to inform King Forkbeard of the English King's treachery despite the Danegold paid to him.
Rusla becomes a warrior and leads many battles against the English and also swings her sword in Ireland becoming part of the Irish annals.
But there are more battles to be won without sword or blood...can she risk her heart to a man she met as a girl?