In 1993 Hope Larson has an upscale life as the mistress of Senator Kevin Malone. Malone is the frontrunner for the presidency of the United States. Everything explodes when Hope witnesses the murder of Malone‚Äôs running mate Sean Kelly. Everything comes to light when it is discovered that Malone was backed by an American wing of the IRA called Clannad; Gaelic for family. Hope must run for her life with Clannad always one step behind. It is the story of brutality between nations. Children who are taught from birth to hate and the quest for redemption.