Following the death of his wife, Jack lives alone on the northeast coast of England. But this year, something worse than isolation and loneliness stalk the bay in front of his home.
When his grandson Paul comes to stay, they find intricately crafted cones of sand jutting from the beach, and a tautness in the air affecting their sleep patterns.
And then something else arrives...something that may want to trouble much more than their dreams.
EMERGENCE...they're closer than we fear.