"Long's prose is deft and clear,transporting the reader from one character's psyche to the next...this tale isa compelling one. A psychological thriller for readers who are bored withrun-of-the-mill horror...Those who embrace the genre will eagerly anticipate asecond installment in the series." - Kirkus Reviews
"Intelligent, self-aware, and oftenamusing...hitting all the markers for sadistic, salacious, and scary. Long isdoubtless going to build a large and loyal fan base composed of people justlike him: literate folks with a bizarre sense of humor who prefer a bucket ofblood to a bath filled with rose petals." - ForeWord Clarion Reviews
"Totally absorbing! The Book of Paul ismoving, profound, funny, terrifying and never lets you go. The prose is swiftand sharp...at times, even poetic. Masterful storytelling. Hats off!!" - HenryBean, writer/director of The Believer
"The Book of Paul is a surreal spellbinding tale of terror and horror destined for bestseller status." - RJ Parker, author of The Serial Killer Compendium
From the Author
The Bookof Paul is not for the faint-hearted. There is graphic sex, sadomasochism andgore. There are also plenty of laughs along the way. Written in short,titled chapters, the story is The Book of Paul is highlycinematic. Think The Omen meets Pulp Fiction. Descriptivenarrative is kept to a minimum. Multiple character viewpoints allow readers toproject their own perspective and participate more intensely in the experience-- to climb inside and walk down all those dark alleyways.
Propelled by the prophecy of an apocalyptic event, TheBook of Paul rides a crest of dark suspense above an undercurrent ofarcane mystery. The mythological tapestry is gradually revealed through the narrator'ssecret journals. Only as the climax approaches does he fully grasp his ownsignificance in the labyrinth of Paul's nefarious scheme.
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