Beautiful, dangerous, and desperate for work... Maia is having a very bad day. Her dream to join the elite Ocean Agency dies when she fails the entrance exam. Then, no longer a student, she is evicted. Broke, homeless and unemployed, Maia finds herself in the middle of a shoot-out between fugitive convicts and the Nereides--sexy Agents who only take the most high paying and dangerous jobs. Desperate, Maia takes the first job offered to her: a starring role in the next Nereides operation--as bait!