The Chimera world has received a lethal blow. Brimstone and his crew murdered, Karou now stands alone in the fight against Seraphims. Now that she remembers her true self, Karou becomes painfully aware that her love for Akiva has doomed her people not once, but twice. Akiva betrayed her, he is her enemy and therefore must die alongside his kind.
Gina Charles, a professional dog trainer, finds her soon-to-be husband and maid of honour in a precarious situation, on the eve of her wedding. Gina runs from the scene with her faithful dog and retreats to Hope Springs, a mysterious hotel in a remote location.