Merrick, a thief, assassin and warrior, must journey between two worlds to learn the secret of a gem that holds unimaginable power. As witches, wizards and warriors are all influenced by the gem, Emily, a young Earth woman, is caught up in the chaos. The gem brings the dead to life and turns a beautiful woman into a hideous demon. Tragen is a young man who must face his greatest fears as his family and nation hang in the balance. This tale of sword and sorcery delivers adventure, thrills and romance.