John Reese must take matters into his own hands after his daughter is viciously struck down in her Harvard laboratory by late-night intruders. While she lies in a coma, fighting for her life, Reese struggles to unravel a puzzle that hinges on a mummified relic stolen from the lab. But a shroud of secrecy surrounds its very existence. Reese's search takes him to a remote island off the coast of Maine where he meets the beautiful Lara Brooks. Together they will uncover a revelation that just may shock the world.