By Matthew Speak
“Seek the gates and keep the boy.” Welcome to Bettendorf. first and foremost look, it kind of feels like a standard Midwestern city, yet take a more in-depth glance and also you will be stunned. excessive schooler Jack Davies sees the darkness coming; he lives with it. chilly voices name out from the closet door; lifeless palms succeed in up from less than his mattress. even though he does not understand it, Jack wields an excellent energy. Now, a smooth-talking preacher has come to city promising freedom and redemption for all who keep on with his phrases. yet like Jack, this preacher has a mystery. those that heed his name locate themselves pawns in his plan to rouse an old evil, some time past imprisoned within the dank caves of Devils Glen Park. With assistance from a widowed police officer, a babysitter, and a mysterious spirit known as Ava, Jack needs to locate the reality approximately his hidden strength in time to conflict the darkish forces that experience descended upon his city. If he fails, our global could be forged into darkness ceaselessly.
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