Peter Parker, a.k.a. the amazingly agile superhero Spider-Man, must wage war against the Ancients - a race of mysterious creatures who devour human life energy in order to survive. With help from his old flame Felicia Hardy, also known as The Black Cat, Spidey sets out to save the population of New York City but will Mary Jane's jealous streak interfere with his sense of duty?
Jim Butcher is the author of the bestselling series "The Dresden Files" and the high fantasy series "The Codex Alera". "The Dresden Files" is also a successful series of audio books; an online roleplaying game; a series of comic books; and was a short-lived television series on SCI FI Channel.