In the second installment of The Valley of the Shadow trilogy the stakes grow increasingly higher. As a fascist government tightens its stranglehold on its people the valley of Fairpoint becomes more brutal. Drug addicts roam with impunity. A serial killer is targeting children. The indigenous animal life have grown aggressive. A mysterious, lethal pill is steadily ravishing all foolish enough to consume it. No one can be trusted.
Follow Nero as he documents the chaos in the hellish landscape he inhabits, all the while trying to come to grips with the ghost of the dead girl persistently haunting him.