Nightmares aren’t supposed to walk among the living. But they do. Deep in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, hidden among the tall pines, creatures who’ve paralleled man since the dawn of time, live, hunt, breed. Under the disguise of a religious order they have built an underground sanctuary, a safe haven where they are planning to rise to the place in this world they once held. Their leader, Arcturus, and his lieutenant, Malik, look to once again feed freely on human kind.
Nick Barnett, a former Special Forces soldier, has lost everything, his wife, his daughter, and most of himself. One rainy night he collides with another vehicle and with his destiny. As he struggles to overcome his addiction to alcohol he will have to face a world unlike anything he could have imagined.
Suzanne Reynolds searches for her missing daughter. The police have given up; she’s just another runaway they say. But a mother’s love never dies. Suzanne’s search leads her to the tiny town of Spirit River Falls where after and accident she meets Bill Collins, a retired detective and his friend, a local bar owner and Vietnam Veteran, Ernie Montgomery. Together they will search for Suzanne’s thirteen year old daughter, Heather.
Kelly Kryshack is just a young woman in her twenties, looking for love, looking for acceptance. Abducted by creatures she cannot imagine she finds herself part of a group of people who are being hunted for sport. But Kelly will do the unimaginable, she will become the first to ever escape. Her flight will take her to a chance encounter with a recuperating soldier and soon enough a five person alliance will form. Together they must face an enemy as old as time. At stake are the lives of two young girls and maybe even the fate of humankind. Can they defeat The Pride?