Forced to witness and endure things that could break her spirit...she decides she can’t take any more. Just before she's to be sold at auction, she comes up with a daring plan to escape, knowing she’d rather die than remain a prisoner.
Raj is Vampen, fated to feed his psychic powers from women. He is also the Hunter hired to find a missing daughter for one of Zylar’s Council of Ten. Maintaining his energy is difficult as he tracks Ahnika into the wilds of Zylar. It doesn’t take long for him to figure out nothing is quite as it seems.
Before Raj finds Ahnika, he is kidnapped, comes down with some strange illness, and is almost beaten to death. Through it all, he has nightmares of a woman calling for his help. Raj is convinced the woman is Ahnika. He is determined to find her, no matter what happens...