In Atlanta, Charlie Cortez MD diagnoses his mistress with an unknown neurodegenerative disease that is inducing violent psychosis. The apparent cause? Consumption of infected human flesh…In Vienna, Dr. Reeta Kapoor, eminent anthropologist, is forced to travel to a remote Indian archipelago in order to rescue her brother who is in grave danger. In Dubai, Kelly Maelzel is blackmailed into accepting a new job – protecting the visitors to a new project, a game reserve. The link: Savage Island, home to the most fearsome legend in the Bay of Bengal; a cannibalistic tribe of natives who ritually destroy anyone foolish enough to set foot on their island. But one megalomaniac wants to sell that paradise to the world. Unfortunately, the natives have other ideas.