Serpent has been protecting Jet City for almost twenty years. Zeke is the survivor of cruel experiments that left him with unusual powers. When the man who kept Zeke captive threatens him and his family, Serpent is forced to come to their aid. To save them, she'll need to defeat a serial killer, soulless henchmen, and a sadistic scientist. Can Serpent save Zeke and his family without losing her soul? Will Zeke finally be free to live a normal life with his wife and child? Find out in this prequel novella to the superhero series The Vigilantes.