"He will break anything you try to keep pure, brother."
When her employer, psychic detective Quentin Black, calls from a Bangkok jail, asking for her help, forensic psychologist Miri Fox is forced to fly across the world to get him.
She finds Black working undercover inside a gang of criminals, trying to discover who's murdering street children and burning their bodies inside Buddhist temples.
Black isn't the only one interested in the crimes, however, and soon his investigations get the attention of a crime syndicate out of Russia that doesn't appreciate his meddling.
When Miri shows up to help, events quickly spiral out of control, and Miri soon finds herself the hunted.