A young Librarian witnesses a supernatural event. The result of which sends him searching for answers to the vision. The answers, however come looking for him in the form of ghostly renegade monks, who were lured from their faith at the local abbey only to be burned alive for robbing local people, and thugs of a demon worshipping order. He finds out from Jonas, a specter of one of his ancient ancestors, who had as a monk been seduced by a demon in human form that he has to find a key which has been used to close a portal to the Dark Realm and destroy it before the Dark Forces find it. The boy also finds out about a feud between two demons which has been rumbling through the centuries, taking in some turbulent times in recent history before coming to an explosive end.