Predators and Prayers

Predators and Prayers

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by Philip Carlo
     
 

When a serial killer starts hunting priests, everyone wants him stopped--from City Hall to the Vatican.  See more details below

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When a serial killer starts hunting priests, everyone wants him stopped--from City Hall to the Vatican.

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Publishers Weekly - Publishers Weekly
After a promising start, this thriller crumbles under a cliched and overburdened plot. The murder of a pedophile priest at a Catholic church in New York's notorious Hell's Kitchen sends NYPD Capt. Tony Flynn on an international hunt for a man out to kill as many priests as possible in revenge for his childhood abuse and in retaliation for the church's protection of molesters who hide behind the clerical collar. The author of The Night Stalker, a well-received book about real-life serial-killer Richard Ramirez, Carlo posits a disturbing and believable theory on how pedophiles have managed to enter the Catholic church in such astounding numbers. Unfortunately, his execution is weak. Various subplots play out against the main serial-killer story line, some of which are intriguing on the surface but are never fully explored, while others could easily be the basis for another book but prove extraneous in this one. Agent, Matt Bialer at Sanford J. Greenberger Associates. (Aug.) Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780843955767
Publisher:
Dorchester Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2005
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
4.26(w) x 6.86(h) x 1.07(d)

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