"Alis returned to cover and closed her eyes to steady her heart. When her eyes opened she found herself face to face with the medicine man. His flesh had gone from smoldering bronze to lifeless ash; his eyes were pools of ink and his mouth oozed blood hued black by shadows." The "Lost Colony" of Roanoke is considered to be one of the great mysteries of early American history. Some believe the colonists were forced out by famine, some believe they went to live amongst the neighboring tribes, others believe they were killed by the Native Americans. The truth is that they encountered a timeless evil that haunts to this day.