Like most teenagers, Jacob Palmer thinks he is invincible. Unlike most teenagers, there is a woman who wants to harvest his soul.
Kids have been disappearing from Little Rock as far back as Jacob Palmer could remember. When it happens to a boy in his class, the Palmers pack-up and move to the country, unwittingly putting them within arm's reach of the killer.
Something dark is afoot in their new town. First came the voices in Jacob's ears, then the numbers on people's faces. When no one believes the numbers are real, Jacob is left to figure things out on his own.
Obsessed with trying to solve the mystery of the numbers, Jacob makes one bad decision after another. Unraveling the truth will either send Jacob to the mental ward or into the hands of a killer.