A Glimpse of the Host is a story about peace, redemption and fulfilled promise. This legacy is very much alive as the planet undergoes its final transformation. A new enlighten generation of leaders have emerged wide with anticipation of the fulfillment of a promised future. Under this backdrop a mysterious epidemic occurs threatening the dream and casting a cloud of despair.
The likely recovery from this malaise is dependent on the coming and nurturing of a new sect. The story is build around the challenges to develop a pedagogic curriculum to raise-up these chosen ones. For a start the unique qualities typifying this new sect rest in the heart and mind of a single individual. As the nature of this champion begins to reveal itself a super powerful force embodied in mythology undermines the plan and threatens to upset the balance of power which has made Zinn a paradise.