Under the direction of the Special Activities Center in the CIA, highly trained agents operate in the darkest shadows of the country's covert wars. These individuals go through rigorous training to perfect the arts of assassination, sabotage, infiltration, and guerrilla warfare. According to the United States government, this branch of the CIA does not exist. But when diplomacy and military intervention fail, the president calls upon it to solve America's most dangerous crises. Brian Rhome thought his time within this elite group was over. But now, he's on a race against time as he unravels a deadly conspiracy that threatens the highest levels of American democracy.