Beth, now 16, and her crewmate, Silas, 45, have lost their families to violence. They sail the South Pacific, seeking solace for their grief.
They are enjoying a rare pleasant night with new friends on their yacht anchored in a secluded tropical anchorage in the Philippines. But bad men intrude with more on their mind than money. To avoid tragedy, Beth must act, because Death has a task for them, leading eventually to an act of revenge that will free Beth and Silas from their grief and turn Beth into anything but a "normal" teenage girl.
Is Beth Portman the next Lisbeth Salander, Katniss Everdeen, Vanessa Michael Munroe?
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