A man climbs to the summit of the oldest inhabited place on
earth, a mountain called the Citadel, a Vatican-like state that
towers above the city of Ruin in Turkey. But this is no ordinary
ascent. It is a symbolic act-and one that is witnessed by the
Few understand its consequence. But for Kathryn Mann, it''s
evidence that a revolution is coming. For the Sancti, the secretive
monks who live inside the Citadel, it could mean the end of
everything they have built. They will stop at nothing to keep what
is theirs-even kill if they have to. For reporter Liv Adamsen, it
spurs the memory of the brother she lost, setting her on a journey
across the world and into the heart of her own identity.
There, she will make a discovery so shocking it will change
everything . . .