Following the Quatrains, Cade is lead to a group of empath's with the ability to influence the thoughts of others. While investigating he begins to realize the group is under the covert control of a murderous alien.
Following the warnings of the Quatrain's, Cade infiltrates a coveted Red Flag competition at West Point military academy. Here choice candidates are groomed for government leadership. There are plans to elevate one of their own to the presidency of the US, to further their secretive agenda of invasion.