They said the killings were the word of Satan. But Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecaryâs daughter, detects the hands of men…
New Hampshire, 1756: The god-fearing farmers of Sutton are suffering divine punishment for unknown sins. Crops fail, cows die and fish are poisoned by their
water. Six pigs, slaughtered in their sty, bear the mark of the devils in their mouths.
But to Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecaryâs daughter, the truth is much more chilling. Somewhere in this idyllic hamlet, a killer is hiding in plain sight. And if Beatrice does not unmask him soon, heâll be coming for her next…
feeling that this book is like nothing youâve read before, and nothing like anything youâll read in the near future. Graham Masterton has perfected an eerie start that gets you intrigued right from the get go…Itâs so fast-paced and never once misses a beat nor does it ever let-up on the speed.ââPublished