A veteran of battles with mythological demons, Carter stumbles upon something that he feels defies reason. While waiting in a church for Stella, meeting with a cleric-friend who recently returned from Greece, he witnesses something that just does not seem possible. Stella’s next book will be about texts and treasures because she is an authority on the Byzantine period. Her original plan was to continue gathering material for her book with Carter coming along for moral support—and company. However, once a mysterious call comes in the middle of the night, and a raspy voice pleads with him for help, research gathering takes a backseat. When their search for Stella’s friend take them to Savannah, once again Carter is forced to consider that what he believed to have been resolved—and buried—is not finished threatening humanity. And this time, the ancient evil has company of modern-day evil because men and women with money and power will always want something more….