Great Brenar won the war, but at what cost? Walking nightmares roam the New World, consuming those in their path. Once again the Knights of Apollo fulfill their ancient calling to hunt down and destroy evil creatures, but this time, they use their own experience.
When Count Varro discovers corruption in the Holy Order of Apollo, he and his knights must bend or break. Adrift in turbulent circumstances, Jake must endure his own demons. Haunted by visions of those he lost, Jake's soul is on the brink of deterioration. War can drive even the strongest minds to madness, and Jake has seen so much more than war.
Conditions on Delwhick are declining. The people of the Island colony have traded one occupying force for another. Anna struggles to keep her home afloat on these raging seas, but Admiral Kro is deadset on dashing it Against the Rocks.
Chase Walker was born in California and raised in Southern Nevada. He spent his childhood telling stories - stories that more often than not got him into trouble for stretching the truth. As a child, he idolized heroes like Indiana Jones and Luke Skywalker, who had a knack for getting out of the trouble they inevitably always found themselves in. As he grew older, his tastes expanded beyond Steven Spielberg and George Lucas films. He joined the army and found that its hurry-up-and-wait lifestyle was perfect for whipping out a paperback and reading a little Joe Abercrombie or Michael Crichton during the short bouts of downtime. He fell deeply in love with reading and discovered a whole new way to tell his stories. Writing became a hobby