They’ve learned a startling secret about humanity. Many seemingly magical abilities, told in tales of myth and legend, are an innate part of every human being, merely waiting to be unlocked. The Aliomenti have the key. And they’re willing to kill to protect those secrets.
Will Stark is a businessman, philanthropist, husband, and father. He’s never heard of the Aliomenti, and believes magic is the stuff of fairy tales, not science.
But there’s a problem. A man named Will Stark is known to the Aliomenti, because he’s one of them. In fact, he’s their most powerful member. That Will Stark chose to defect, to use his gifts and knowledge to help humanity, rather than subdue and suppress it. Since his defection, that Will Stark has been difficult to find, and impossible to capture.
Now the Aliomenti have found Will Stark the businessman, and they’ll stop at nothing to ensure their secrets are safe once again. Even if they discover they’re attacking an innocent man, ignorant of their ways. Even if they must slaughter his wife and young son.
But Will Stark, the businessman, is rescued by the faction created by his namesake. He becomes educated in their ways, unlocking the very abilities the attacking Aliomenti sought to keep hidden. His power grows, and he rapidly become a very real threat to the Aliomenti and their way of life.
Just like the man they thought him to be on the day of their attack.
Now Will Stark must choose. He can follow the path of vengeance, developing his skills to the point that he would have sufficient power to destroy those who murdered his family. Or he can risk everything he’s gained to reclaim everything he’s lost. His choice will reveal secrets he cannot fathom… and influence the course of history in ways unimaginable.
And he might just find he was the man the Aliomenti sought, and tried to destroy, all along.
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