In pursuit of an old friend, wanderer Vince Vigo stumbles upon Snow Peak, a small mountain village. When villagers start to go missing, Vince must convince the others that Saul Shepherd, once his best friend, is an extremely dangerous foe. Delving deep into his childhood, Vince explores memories of his complex relationship with Saul, and recalls the mysterious man who changed both of their lives forever. After 200 years, Vince must finally confront Saul. But can he bring himself to kill his only friend?
With new secrets revealed, Vince and the others find themselves caught between two feuding parties. Greene, a powerful ruler. Simon, an unpredictable terrorist. In a war of two evils, who do they trust? If they aren't careful, they might not make it out alive.
What is more liberating than a life free of death? In the stunning finale of the Age of End series, Vince must overcome a great loss and seek vengeance from those responsible. The odds are stacked impossibly against him: one man facing an entire rebel army, but Vince knows that he will never find peace until Simon's war is over. Many have died in his pursuit for everlasting life. For all his valiant struggles, a dark question lingers. How can he ever truly defeat monsters like Simon if he becomes one himself?