“From non-being was born man and a beast appeared as his guardian. But when the blood of old is sought to be destroyed, only then shall appear the monstrous beast.” These stories are as old as the earth but few can remember them and even fewer remember them. So when sixteen-year-old Brian Ridgeson is introduced to the concept of and ancient bloodline hunted by winged-demons and guarded by wolves he dismisses it as ancient legend. But old legends are being awakened and the demons are returning to hunt. So are the wolves. Suddenly Brian is thrown into a world of myth by a mysterious girl who seems to have more to hide than to share. How can he trust his life to a girl who does not seen willing to trust him with more than her name? As Brian delves further into the mysteries he meets people willing to help him but will he like what he learns or will his upside-down world spiral even more out of control?