Raven Alice Moon’s days as a combat medic in Afghanistan are behind her. But New York is harboring a terrifying secret that will have her facing an enemy unlike any she’s faced before.
Raven reels in the aftermath of her father’s death and vows to find the real killer. Her investigation uncovers Eddie’s secret life, a mysterious woman, a key without a lock, and a creature beyond imagination.
Raven sees becoming Warrior of the Gate as the way to avenge her father’s murder. When Alex warns Raven that she needs intensive training before confronting monsters, she ignores his advice and goes out hunting on her own. In the end, she discovers that things are more complicated than she thought and ends up nursemaid to an odd companion.
After a harrowing day of cleaning up after a serial killer, Raven confronts the monster who killed her father. But nothing is as it seems. An epic battle reveals more secrets and Raven has to decide who is the real monster behind her father’s death.