Dr. Gideon Ben-Ari enjoys a relaxing life in Silicon Valley. He rides his bicycle to work on his secret project developing an algorithm for a defense program against simultaneous ballistic missile barrages fired from several locations. Gideon also has a weakness for women from the past who have made their way into his heart, never to leave. When his research becomes a target for espionage by hostile fundamentalist powers, he falls personally into the crosshairs.
Attorney Hope Finch is a rising star at the prestigious New York law firm of Rice & Taylor and is used to high-stakes litigation. But when she’s sent to what she thought was a small, sleepy town in Georgia, she is unprepared for the dangerous turn of events that threatens her life and career.