1304. The King of France and the Church are locked in a battle for power that will also decide the fate of the Knights of Templar and Hospitaller. Meanwhile, in the Normandy countryside, young lady of the manor Agnes de Souarcy fights to retain her independent way of life. These two worlds collide in the forest near Souarcy, where a succession of murders take place and clues are found implicating Agnes in the crimes. Unaware of the political intrigue and religious quest behind these events, can Agnes defend herself and keep the dark forces of the Inquisition at bay?