Dr. Janet Watson knows firsthand the cost of a divided nation.
While treating soldiers on the battlefields of the New Civil War, a sniper's bullet shattered her arm and ended her career.
Honorably discharged and struggling with a semi-functional mechanical arm, she returns to the nation's capital.
Homeless and jobless, Watson is uncertain of the future when she meets Sara Holmes, a mysterious yet playfully challenging covert agent who offers her a place to stay.
Watson's readjustment to civilian life is complicated by the antics of her strange new roommate.
But the tensions between them dissolve when Watson discovers that soldiers from the New Civil War have begun dying one by one - and that the deaths may be the tip of something sinister, involving the pharmaceutical industry and even the looming election.
Joining forces, Watson and Holmes embark on a thrilling investigation to solve the mystery.