After losing his family and his home, 14-year-old Tony is forced to move from Florida to Massachusetts to attend Kalos Academy, an unconventional school for gifted children. Strange things begin to happen the day he arrives, and soon stories of plagues, monsters, and mystical objects surround him. Refusing to believe superstitions, Tony struggles to explain the occurrences logically, until he comes face to face with a satanic cult determined to bring about the end of the world.
Dave Becker is an author and artist living in Pennsylvania, trying desperately to avoid all plagues, curses, and monsters. He worked for years in advertising and marketing, making him a professional liar, the ideal foundation for a novelist. He has written three books - MINDFRONT, THE FAUSTIAN HOST, and THE APOLLINE SIBYL. Don't believe a word he says.