Buckshot is a Bulldog. He is the runt of a litter and pick by a salvage yard owner. He will train to be the new guard dog. Buckshot discovers the Salvage yard can be a dangerous place, with intruders and fires. He rises to the occasion, comes to the rescue, and becomes the hero.
A young novice in Toulouse leaves the abbey to care for her grandmother in Lavelanet. But when she arrives, she finds the village gripped by the terror of the Inquisition. While Andreva struggles to hold to her family, her faith, and the man she loves, all around her, she witnesses Good Men (the Cathars at Montsegur) fighting for life itself.