Abel Carraway has found purpose in the hunt of animal spirits that possess humans. He is an exorcist known for slaughter.
Ilanya Respa encounters a supernatural bee. It presents her with the chance to escape her mundane life and become a queen.
Charlotte Hobbs dreams of an ocean. In the fathoms, she beseeches two spirits for a dance of love and revenge that leads to tragedy in the world of the living.
Can Abel allow his beloved Ilanya to fulfill her paranormal calling, or will death be the only recourse?
What happens when politics and demons entwine with a young woman's yearning for justice?