Five young monks from the Cangzhen Temple are training to be grandmasters of their art form which are named after animals because of the similarities of the attacks to that of their animal counterpart. Fu who is the main character in the first book is master in the tiger art form that uses strong and powerful attacks to beat their opponents. They are suddenly attack by one of their former brothers and everyone in the temple are killed and the five brothers are the last remaining monks of Temple Cangzhen. Can the five brothers uses their fighting style and beat their former brother? The next books in series are called Monkey,Snake, Crane, and Dragon.