Eight years ago, the Austrian emergency services were called to the scene of a bizarre car accident. Two mangled bodies were found in the snow nearby, clawed and chewed; it seemed, by some ferocious animal.
Eight years ago, something unspeakable took Gerontius Moore’s parents from him, leaving him orphaned and alone. And now, that something is back.
Caught up in a hunt he was never meant to be a part of, and finding help from a most unlikely source, Gerontius must once more flee the clutches of an appalling beast, before it learns its business is unfinished. The hunt is on.