Thomas Cale is no ordinary boy but the manifestation of God's anger against the human race and born to wipe his greatest mistake off the face of the earth . . .'
One way or another Thomas Cale can no longer run from this terrible calling. Though threatened by terrible bouts of madness he knows that a great and violent reckoning is inevitable. With even his allies determined to destroy him Cale is forced back to the Sanctuary, source of his power and his torment, and there face the simplest of choices: destroy the world or allow the world to destroy him.