The Madness of Mercury

The Madness of Mercury

by Connie di Marco
The Madness of Mercury

The Madness of Mercury

by Connie di Marco

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Overview

SAN FRANCISCO ASTROLOGER Julia Bonatti's life is turned upside down when she becomes a target of the Reverend Roy of the Prophet's Tabernacle. The Reverend, a recently-arrived cult preacher, is determined to drive sin from the city, but his gospel of love and compassion doesn't extend to those he considers an "abomination unto the Lord." Julia's outspoken advice in her newspaper column, AskZodia, has put her at the top of the Reverend's list. While the powerful Mercury-ruled preacher woos local dignitaries, his Army of the Prophet will stop at nothing to silence not just Julia, but anyone who stands in his way.

DRIVEN OUT OF HER apartment in the midst of a disastrous Mercury retrograde period, she takes shelter with a client who's caring for two elderly aunts. One aunt appears stricken with dementia and the other has fallen under the spell of the Reverend Roy. To add to the confusion, a young man claiming to be a long-lost nephew arrives. The longer he stays, the more dangerous things become. One aunt slides deeper into psychosis while the other disappears. Is this young man truly a member of the family? Can astrology confirm that? Julia's not sure, but one thing she does know is that Mercury wasn't merely the messenger of the gods – he was a trickster and a liar as well.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940186020639
Publisher: Connie di Marco
Publication date: 12/06/2023
Series: Zodiac Mysteries , #1
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Sales rank: 795,278
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

With the Zodiac Mysteries, featuring Julia Bonatti, a crime-solving San Francisco astrologer, Connie di Marco has combined her fascination with astrology and her love of writing mysteries. Writing as Connie Archer, she’s also the national bestselling author of the Soup Lover’s Mysteries from Berkley Prime Crime. You can find her excerpts and recipes in The Cozy Cookbook and The Mystery Writers of America Cookbook. She is a member of International Thriller Writers, Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime. She lives in Los Angeles but dreams constantly of San Francisco fog.

Find her online at www.ConnieDiMarco.com, follow her on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/ZodiacMysteries, or join her on Twitter at @AskZodia.
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