Marissa Quinn is a cattlewoman from Montana who flies to Seattle to visit her sister Leslie when she gets a disturbing letter from her. In Seattle she meets David and Diana Woodward, two peculiar people who seem to be hiding something. Alek is warrior from the time of the Druids and the Romans who has been brought forward in time into Marissa's world where he can amazingly speak and understand the language. He knows that he has a limited amount of time in the new world and he may never get back home if he cannot perform the ritual with the Night Orchid.
About this title: When Marissa learns that her sister Leslie has disappeared, she suspects that a Seattle scientist may be behind the mystery. Leslie worked for Dr. Kyle Woodward, an eminent researcher conducting ancient Druid time-travel rituals. She soon discovers that his latest experiment has trapped a glorious Celtic warrior in the modern world. . .