Marina Lashinko was sad that she had lost her father. The thought of marrying the rival territory leader brought some solace to her soul. Not only because it would bring peace to her land, but also because it gave her an opportunity to find the man that killed her father. But instead, on the journey to his land, she was met by a unique assassin. Soon she discovers the plot to take over the land her father worked so hard for, as well as the betrayal of the man she really loves. Escaping to San Francisco, she tries to rediscover herself while hiding from a relentless killer. After she is tracked down she decides to run again. But this time she resolves to face her fears, even if it means she will be killed. Seeking revenge for her father's death throws her back into a world of mystery and intrigue, all while she finds her lover and a long lost family she never knew she had. Together, friends, family, and love, they return to her homeland seeking the means to take back what her father had worked so long for. Can she finally bring peace once again to the region that she loves?