On a scorching summer day Jessie Conway, a teacher at Rockville High, notices a car driving slowly around the school grounds. 20 minutes later, Jessie is fighting for her life after a gun-toting student unleashes bloody mayhem.
But for Jessie the horror is just beginning. Traumatised and hounded by the media, she retreats to her home to rebuild her shattered life.
Meanwhile, Caleb Switch is bored, a skilled killer is on the hunt for a successful murder – and he has Jessie, hero teacher, as his target. She has no idea that she has become The Chosen.