Charice Marin has lived her entire life with a father who is nothing more than a shadowy figure who dances on the fringes of her consciousness. While in Paris, the American prima ballerina finds herself partnered with Domitri Auberchon, a danseur noble with his own share of shadows and secrets, and from their first meeting, her life is never the same. When an unscrupulous man from her motheras past reappears, dangerous complications arise, and Charice is forced to find her father if she is to save her mother and herself. But Chariceas discoveries only serve to throw suspicion on her mother and family. Can Domitri convince Charice he can be trusted when his own past threatens their love and their future?