Hesha Ruhadze possesses everything a Follower of Set could want: money and mansions, influence and intelligence, reliable retainers and trustworthy (junior) partner. Hesha has perfect faith, the blessings of his god, clear vision, and iron-clad self-control. Everyone's luck runs out some time. In an antique shop in Manhattan Hesha finds a clue to a prize that has eluded him for lifetimes - the Eye of Hazimel. By dawn, all he has fought to achieve over centuries of vampiric existence is slipping from his grasp. Little doeas the Setite realize that his chance encounter in New York is a strand of the same web that brings the Eye into the hands of one of his own agents, only to be lost again. But is anything truly chance in the shadowy world of the Kindred? This series is monumental, 13-novel exploration of the forbidden world of the Kindred. What began in Clan Novel: Toreador continues here, and it's ending will determine the fate of every human - and inhuman - being in the world.