Tessa and Penny are close friends and successful entrepreneurs. They are simply working hard to build better futures for themselves. But as Tessa sells her company for a substantial profit, tragedy strikes, leaving her life plan in tatters.
Determined to find justice, Tessa unwittingly embarks on a remarkable personal journey. Although a reluctant convert to sword fighting, she soon discovers she has a speed and skill that are almost unmatched. However, her search for the truth draws her deep into the heart of a criminal conspiracy with a deadly opponent concealed at its centre.