Tragedy thrusts Yuan and Laraki into new roles of leadership. Their decisions will decide the fate of their entire village, and beyond. In the midst of those difficult decisions, a stranger emerges. Will he bring new life? Or only more death?
If evil surrounded you, would you want to see it?
The village of Hiber rests on the edge of an idyllic forest, the villagers having long lived in peace with each other and their neighbors. Yuan is different, not like the others. When a blight threatens their existence, the outcast is the only one capable of saving the day. But he also might be the destroyer of them all.