By Anne Rice
It’s the current day. Toby O’Dare—aka fortunate the Fox—is a freelance killer of underground reputation on task to kill as soon as again. He’s a soulless soul, a lifeless guy walking.
His nightmarish international of lone and deadly missions is disrupted whilst a mysterious stranger, a seraph, bargains him an opportunity to save lots of instead of ruin lives.
O’Dare, who in the past dreamt of being a clergyman, seizes his probability. Now he's carried again during the a while to thirteenth-century England, to darkish geographical regions the place accusations of formality homicide were made opposed to Jews, the place little ones all at once die or disappear.
In this primitive environment, O’Dare starts his perilous quest for salvation, a trip of risk and flight, loyalty and betrayal, selflessness and love.
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Angel Time (Songs of the Seraphim, Book 1) by Anne Rice