After the brutal deaths of her adopted parents, younger brother, and sister in a bloody Islamic jihad, American-born Rachel Cummins escapes with nothing more than her life. Pursued by Crown Prince Bani Kahmmed and his twin brother, Prince Oman, Rachel attempts to reach the American embassy. However, the embassy is in Addulam, the dwelling place of the two brothers. For a veiled yet unescorted woman the Middle East is deadly. When Rachel is abducted and sold on the black market, she is bought by the most unlikely and shocking man of all, who takes her into a lethal world where not all is as it seems. For with one of the brothers there lies a dangerous secret, and ties so deep to Rachel that no distance or menace will keep them apart.