Nick Durham a well known documentary producer and presenter returns to his home village, a mining community in the north, where a series of strange murders leads him unittingly down dark and secret pathways of his past to discover an unimaginable evil that has strange links with the local colliery and his father. In this novel reminiscent in theme of Stephen King and in style of Deen Koontz, the reader is taken on an iminaginative trail of murder, horrors, to be pitted against the ultimimate evil.