Hidden in the desolate woods on the Central California coast, lost to timern and memory, is a WPA mural unlike any other created during the 1930s. Thisrn one was not simply fashioned from charcoal and paint; it was crafted out ofrn undying evil--the evil of an ancient demonic army called Legion. When structural inspector Jack Hayden stumbles upon the mural in a ruinedrn civic building, he tries to convince himself that it might add to thern crumbling structure's value. But that note of hopefulness is quicklyrn replaced by terror as the mural spreads its cruel, nightmarish horror overrn Hayden and everyone in his life. Soon he's leading his own attack forcern made up of those who have managed to fend off the evil of the mural inrn their souls, but now must do so in physical terms...or die trying. The fictional debut of a new master of horror fiction!