"An unusual and atmospheric story. A fast-paced and richly woven tale, combining science fiction, fantasy and New Age-ish mysticism in a creative and satisfying way."The Strangers mission was to find and destroy his brother, the Artisan. He’d just missed him on several worlds that had been energy-siphoned to fuel the Artisan’s growing need for power. The Stranger realized he was no longer a match for what the Artisan had become.Still, he had to try, sacrificing his own life if necessary.Would his sacrifice be enough? Or just provide the Artisan that final bit of energy needed to control creation itself.