In the Floodlands of Old London, Maximilian Roher joins the desperate search for his mentor, Elijah, the latest victim of the mysterious Knight that prowls the streets. Sworn to the Guardsmen, Jax Cotton seeks to solve the riddle of a long-dead Base Tower. Proclaimed dead and with amnesia, Ethiel Pryce wakes to a world spinning out of control and is hanuted by the image of a woman; one who now lies dead at the bottom of a lake. And far away, on a different planet, Miriamme Roe joins the struggle to free the Martian Colonies and is drawn into the dark and dangerous world of the mad Doctor Ophiel. Four different people, four different tales. But one thing unites them all; the mysterious whispered message "We are descending..." A sci-fi novel, Whispers of the Host is hopefully going to be the first in a series.