A tortured soul. Perverse alliances. A grisly murder. Images from that dark alley haunt Michael Doyle... But the forces of evil are just starting to destroy his life. A corporate takeover bleeds into a private company. Behind the scenes, deadly deals erupt from the greed-filled hearts of the power brokers. Can they be stopped? For Michael, the thought of layoffs, of losing his own job to a bunch of arrogant assholes, feels like a kick to the jewels. Until the day Michael’s life changes forever. A spiraling string of events thrusts Michael into a life-or-death fight to save a tortured soul and hunt down a brutal killer -- one who lurks closer than he ever imagined. But as Michael draws closer to unraveling the deadly conspiracy, will he be too late to stop a madman from murdering the only person he's ever cared about?