The Priest's Graveyard
Two abandoned souls are on the hunt for one powerful man. Soon, their paths will cross and lead to one twisted fate. Danny Hansen is a Bosnian immigrant who came to America with hopes of escaping haunted memories of a tragic war that took his other's life. Now he's a priest incensed by the... show more
Two abandoned souls are on the hunt for one powerful man. Soon, their paths will cross and lead to one twisted fate. Danny Hansen is a Bosnian immigrant who came to America with hopes of escaping haunted memories of a tragic war that took his other's life. Now he's a priest incensed by the powerful among us who manipulate the law for their own gain, uncaring of thes hattered lives they leave behind. It is his duty to show them the error of their ways, even if he must put them in the grave. Renee Gilmore is the frail and helpless victim of one such powerful man. Having escaped his clutches, she now lives only to satisfy justice by destroying him, regardless of whom she must become in that pursuit. But when Danny and Renee's paths become inexorably entangled things go very, very badly and neither of them may make it out of this hunt alive.
Publish date: March 1st 2012
Publisher: Center Street
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
Better than I thought. Kept me guessing...and who doesn't like a tale of vigilante justice?
As I've said in my previous reviews of his works, Ted Dekker has become a force to be reckoned with in the modern literary world. Between the allegorical science fiction/fantasy novels, the action-packed thrillers, and even some non-fiction of his, Dekker's writings have regularly garnered praise f...
I enjoy Ted Dekker books, but this one started off really strong and then I found myself saying "Oh, Please!" A renegade priest, who is a killer of murders...Meh... The only thing Dekker has left out is the priest screwing the main female character, but I still have 100 pages to go..so here is hopin...
Mr Dekker is up to his usual standard with a pulsing, determined plot with characters tht are well developed and an ending that is sure to satisfy.
A dark and disturbing book that explores the question of judegment and justice. It kept me on the edge of my seat! I liked how it went between Danny and Renee's point of view. I'm not sure I loved the ending, but the rest of the book makes up for it. This is my first Ted Dekker. If his other bo...