Abbey Price is a school psychologist who is shaken to the core when, just weeks into a new job in Bloomfield, New Jersey, one of her students commits suicide. Worse, as she grapples with her emotions and attempts to help her traumatized students, a body is found in a town dumpster. Mike Russo comes from a traditional Italian family that keeps old rules sacred, respects a code of silence, and values reputation. Handsome and mysterious, Mike prides himself on being different from his family, especially when it comes to choosing the right woman. When Abbey and Mike meet on a blind date, she lets her guard down and willingly invites him into her life-unaware that he is hiding a dark secret. In this passionate thriller, a young woman on a journey to find love is swept into a world full of deception, violence, and death that eventually leads her on a quest for justice in the midst of a centuries-old battle where justice does not exist.