The Gospel of Shadows enabled the Catholic Church to control all manner of supernatural beings for centuries.
When the book was destroyed -- and the ruling body of the Church with it -- it enabled the Shadows, the vampires of legend, to learn the hidden truth of their triple nature: part human, part demonic, part divine.
But it also weakened the barriers that exist between the worlds, and now beings of pure evil are breaking through -- creatures from other dimensions for which Hell is just a name.
Peter Octavian, once a powerful Shadow, now restored to humanity, is the only man with sufficient knowledge to stop them.
Aided by a earthwitch, a vampire and a priest, and calling on the magical forces of mother nature herself, Octavian stands between the Earth and apocalypse, as entire cities are plunged into the abyss...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
- Publication Date: 03/02/2011
- Category: Fantasy
- ISBN: 9781847399274