Victorian Ireland, a mysterious archaeological find lures Professor Branna Butler to the most western point and last bastion of belief in Irish lore. Only the second female offered a professorship at Trinity, Branna is eager to prove herself to the university. She has no idea her presence on the isolated island is preordained.
Inspector Michael Doyle of the Royal Irish Constabulary arrives on the island to investigate a brutal double-murder.
When The Morrigan, the unholy trinity of pagan gods, attacks, the humans are woefully unprepared, but surprised by the power summoned against her the goddess must find and destroy Branna. If The Morrigan is not exiled from our world, terror and death will rule mankind.