A broken city. Joe was a soldier in the British army. Now he´s part of the underworld in London´s east end. A hunted man. Joe is on the run from Hackney´s most vicious gang. He doesn´t know why, but they want him dead. A ray of hope. A twelve-year-old girl, a runaway, needs Joe´s protection. She´ll save his life. But can he save hers?