Possessed by a demon...or by the urge to kill?Chicago is gripped by terror. “The Sweet Sixteen Killer” is brutally murdering sixteen-year-old girls, and the authorities are baffled.A seemingly normal fourteen-year-old boy has attacked his entire family and had to be chained to his bed. His uncle,... show more
Possessed by a demon...or by the urge to kill?Chicago is gripped by terror. “The Sweet Sixteen Killer” is brutally murdering sixteen-year-old girls, and the authorities are baffled.A seemingly normal fourteen-year-old boy has attacked his entire family and had to be chained to his bed. His uncle, police officer Danny Hartman, is convinced his nephew is possessed by a demon. Danny has sent his partner, Jack, to fetch the only priest in Chicago who has ever performed an exorcism.But Jack has other plans tonight. He believes the boy isn’t possessed by a demon, but instead by an insatiable homicidal urge. Jack believes the boy is the Sweet Sixteen Killer. And he aims to end the reign of terror before another girl dies.
Publish date: 2014-09-02
Publisher: Samhain Publishing, Ltd.
Pages no: 132
Edition language: English
I seriously need to ponder the words that will explain just how great this work is. Well, for me, this one has been just about a perfect reading experience that I can only equate to a classic. I think I will steal the phrase instant classic. It fits here. There is a lot to love about Exorcist Road. ...
Exorcist RdFive stars is not a rating I give out often, but Jonathan Janz's Exorcist Road deserves a very solid five stars. This was a very well crafted tale in which two priests are called to a home in the Chicago suburbs late at night to preform an exorcism on the teenage boy of a parishioner. But...
What can I say...just brilliant, one of the best horror novellas I have read this year. The story revolves around the search for the "sweet sixteen killer" and the possession and excorcism of a demon residing in the body of young Casey Hartman. Many readers will draw inference from The Excorcist by ...
This was an eARC from Netgalley.Demonic possession and a serial killer.Been there, done that, got the t-shirt...right?Wrong.Jonathan Janz proves himself to be one of the more imaginative authors in horror when he takes these two staples of the genre and goes off in an unexpected direction....at high...
Utterly horrifying with an ending I was not expecting!