For three months, Eve Renner has struggled to remember the night she was nearly killed; the night she got a horrifying glimpse of her lover Cole Dennis’s face as a gunshot plunged her into darkness. Now, her memory and emotions scarred, Eve has returned to New Orleans to forget the past just as a new series of killings begins. As the bodies are found, each one seems to lure her back to the ruins of Our Lady of Virtues Hospital, the asylum that was once the scene of unspeakable evil. Someone who knows the shocking truths hidden there has been waiting for this moment to strike. Someone deadlier than she can imagine and closer than she knows.