Middletown is a dangerous city. There are creatures roaming at night, corpses that come back from the grave, demonic possessions and necromancers. All sort of things come from the fog, on the river. There is a rip in the fabric of reality, marking the border with the netherworld. Deadland, or the Sheol, as it's called by the Knights of Solomon, who try to protect the city and its people with weapons and rituals. Asher is one of them, at least until he meets Amy, a Daughter of Hecate that opens his eyes to a new and disturbing truth. And now, a dangerous journey awaits him, on the edge between life and death.
The celebrations for Imbolc are approaching. Everything seems back to the usual routine of Middletown, but that means a new terrible creature is ready to bring death and fear among the people.
LADY OF HELL
Beltane, the fourth Sabbat, the return of the light, Asher's birthday. The spring is being a litte too hot in Middletown and a thick fog is spreading from the river. Something big is about to happen. Mybe there is a way to lift he curse of Middletown. But at what cost?
Earth, a few centuries in the future. The world is overpopulated, fighting for the resources and the birth control. Corporal Roxanne Johnson, after the failure of a military mission, has been relocated to Newtaly, the American protectorate over the former Italian peninsula. What she wants most is being free from the Government control and able to live a happy life with her girlfriend Jin. The occasion is offered to her by a shady nerd that goes by the name of the Accountant. But everything comes at a price, and Roxanne will have to decide if she wants to be a part of a crazy plan that could change the fate of humanity.
It's a quiet and hot morning at the Toho Special School, a private institution built on an island offshore from the Philippines, when the men in black burst in and start shooting on every moving target. Nobody knows the reason for that frenzy of violence and death. The fabric of reality breaks, opening a window on the abyss of horror. For Sophie, Sasha, Hideo and their classmates a relentless countdown has started. One by one, doomed to fall, in a desperate escape following the scent of the sea. When normality turns weird, there's no coming back. You just have to keep running.
Jean has run away from Italy, with an old postcard in his hand, depicting the Menhir du Champ-Dolent. Coming to Brittany to start anew, he will find himself in the middle of a fight that goes on since the beginning of times. An Irish man with an eyepatch claiming to be his brother, a circle of druidesses guarding the ancient stone, and a mysterious woman who bears the weight of an unforgiving fate. A fantasy story born in the cradle of the Megalithic Culture, passing through the Celtic tradition, until the present day France.
She wakes up in a foreign place, with no memory, in the middle of the apocalypse.
She needs to put the pieces together and understand what's her purpose, and why she keeps having flashbacks of other times and places.
Who is Artemis?
(Bilingual edition: English/Italian)