Tensions rise to dangerous levels in Manhattan as the Soul Ripper's horrific murder spree
reaches beyond the streets of the Otherground and into the city at large. Sophia's only
lead comes from Joan Alastor, a retired detective with a hex on her head and a chip on
her shoulder. To find out what Joan knows, a bargain must be struck and what she wants
in return may be more than Sophia and the O.C.T. can offer.