Ana was spawned by the Dark Lord himself, but every instinct she possesses screams that she isn't evil. She is good--just as her mother was. But Ana has to know the truth about her shape-shifting abilities and mystical origins. Her jaguar senses and dreams lead her to the jungles of Peru--and to a kind stranger with haunting green eyes. Mace Ridfort is no ordinary man. He is a trained assassin and Warrior for the Light. Though Mace is duty bound to destroy the dark forces, Ana senses he is also her salvation from a centuries-old destiny. And with Mace by her side, Ana must now withstand the most difficult battle of all--to save the world from a thousand-year darkness....