After a battle with a small coven of vampires at the homecoming dance, Chuck McWilliams is confident and prepared to use his newly found magical powers. However, Kelsey Llewellyn, Chuck’s date from the dance and an undercover elfin vampire hunter, has disappeared back to faerie. The vampires marked her as their next acolyte and sapped her elfin defenses. Returning to the village of her birth she is protected while the elfin elders work to restore her powers. Chuck is confused and emotionally desolate. When the vampires make an attempt on his life he decides his only option is to go to faerie for help and his own protection. Doug, a vampire who owes Chuck a favor, agrees to send him to the land between the human world and faerie by magically drawing him into a painting of a castle. He warns Chuck that he has drawn other things into the picture which will both help and hinder his efforts. Adventure begins again for Chuck as he is drawn into the mist.