Toki is on the run for his life from the people who killed his father. He finds refuge in his tribe's sacred forest of Nyinyim. A professor discovers the source of precious rubies in the forest and ends up dead at the hand of the militia. Soon Toki has to fight, not just for his life, but for saving the forest and the future of his village.
The 16-year-old was lucky. She at least survived her encounter with Dayton Leroy Rogers to detail its horrors. But a long list of other women were not as fortunate. Their stories had to be painstakingly pieced together by police from the corpses on the most shocking trail of terror ever left by a serial killer.