Determined to break the death-grip the warring angels and aliens hold over her race, Terra accepts the help of a sentient griffin and an angel hybrid as she sets out on a mission to gain access to the Gates of Heaven and the creatures that have betrayed mankind. More
Everyday survival for Terra and her family means a constant battle to stay out of the jaws of the great saurians roaming her world. Avoiding the alien Travelers in their flitters and the bands of rogue angels constantly at battle over the remnants of the earth is easier - until the family compound is raided. With her cousin dead and five year old Megan taken, Terra vows to rescue her and take revenge on those intent on adding the child to a sacrifice meant to return the band of self-appointed avengers to the grace of their god.
With the aid of the man who holds Terra's heart and future in his hands, a griffin from the realm of Heaven, and a band of survivors already on a mission to wreak revenge on the warring angels and aliens that have brought their world to destruction, Terra sets out across a land ravaged by war and giant reptiles. Can they find the child in time to save her?