Audra Ellison has no idea why she's had her memory wiped clean, only that she chose to erase her past to protect someone else. But soon, a handsome stranger tells her she's special. Unique. That she has the power to influence the minds of others. And that her life is in danger. She soon discovers that she is the decendant of a serial killer, the infamous "Blood Countess" Elizabeth Bathory, and that she, like all her relatives for generations, is being hunted for the sins of her ancestor.