A story about the most famous werewolf investigation in history. A killer is on the loose in the German countryside, and an investigator is tasked with finding who--or what--the killer is. Along the way, he gains the help of a strange hunter, a conflicted priest, and a farmer's daughter. Together, these four divergent souls must navigate the volatile political and religious landscape of 16th century Germany, fighting for their sanity, and their lives.
1588 - Near the town of Bedburg, Germany
It had been some time since Investigator Heinrich Franz had inspected a murder scene, and he relished the opportunity. As he removed his black gloves to inspect the body, a tingle ran down his spine.
The victim's body was situated near a tree, tucked away from any trails or passing eyes.
"Our killer wa...