Sam Tollins was only sixteen when Comanches killed his parents, leaving him and his thriteen-year-old sister utterly alone in the lawless lands of the southwest. The two make for easy pickings, and before long they've been kidnapped and are bound for the slave market in Mexico City. Through a blind stroke of luck, Sam escapes, but but he's foreced to leave his sister behind. And he knows it's going to take more than luck to get Sarah back. Bent on vengeance, Sam joins a ruthless band of outlaws who promise tohelp him with his quest...if he can survive.