The golden scepter and its jewels are again at the heart of a mystery. Heath Firestone returns to Seattle at his former lover Anton Barrett’s request. Under the guise of an apology for his deception and infidelity, Anton springs another adventure on Heath. A series of jewel thefts all pointing to Heath’s scepter brings Graeme Hansen to protect Heath and join in the hunt. An unlikely trio, joined by CIA agent Luke Augustin, scours an old mine in Germany for the final clue, but excitement turns to deception, and the final plan of the family unfolds. As Heath fights for his life, Anton must make a decision that could ultimately enslave humanity.