On the day she awoke remembering nothing but her name, Kahlan
Amnell became the most dangerous woman alive. For everyone else,
that was the day that the world began to end.
As her husband, Richard, desperately searches for his beloved, whom
only he remembers, he knows that if she doesn''t soon discover who
she really is, she will unwittingly become the instrument that will
unleash annihilation. But Kahlan learns that if she ever were to
unlock the truth of her lost identity, then evil itself would
finally possess her, body and soul.
If she is to survive in a murky world of deception and betrayal,
where life is not only cheap but fleeting, Kahlan must find out why
she is such a central figure in the war-torn world swirling around
her. What she uncovers are secrets darker than she could ever have