Dallas Drake was only a fishcook. He claimed to know nothing of dimensional travel, Reptilian races and the Illuminati. Still, his not-so-easy life in the Tejas Wastes turned deadly when a scheming Boss unearthed the secret history of the Earth Stones. The temptations of the Fourth Stone were many—driving both man and reptilians to depravity, deceit and murder. Mexico and Tejas are propelled into a meaningless war while the very Earth is dying of cosmic malady. Only by recalling their ancient heritage can the last honest folks of Axis City avert the impending doom, stop the war and save humanity from mad tyranny. Dallas Drake and friends find themselves racing against more than just time and the Illuminati as they speed across the Dead Plains in search of a legend and salvation…Rainmaker!