Madelaine Jones is working to rebuild the pieces of her life. She is going through the process of becoming a foster mom to a teenage girl who survived a brutal trafficking ring. She is also in the midst of remodeling a new house because her old one was destroyed in an explosion, and she has finally come to terms with her husband's death. In fact, she has found a new love: Peter Simon.
Simon, who works for intelligence agencies across Europe, comes to America to investigate a money laundering case that involves racehorses. Soon Madelaine is helping Simon unravel the clues that lead to money, diamonds, and murder along the horse racing circuit.
As the investigation unfolds, danger mounts from different corners of the world. Can they keep the people they love safe while finding a way toward their own future?