Prophecies foretell of a great demon who will someday emerge to destroy the world. Only one man possesses the power to stop it.And he has no idea. In the lawless land of Tarmerria, only the strong survive. Eric, the simple son of a blacksmith, learns this awful lesson the day his village is attacked by horrific black-winged monsters. But the monsters aren't simply wreaking havoc. They're searching ...For him. Surrounded by enemies on all sides, Eric must place his trust - and his life - in the hands of a mysterious girl who may be his only chance to fulfill his destiny. If they can survive long enough.This book is intended for mature audiences.