Duke Dempsey is a private investigator in 1938 Charleston, SC. Thrust into the case of a lifetime when the Vatican comes calling and hires Duke to find an invaluable relic. Charleston is also hit with the mysterious murders of a prominent priest of St. Patrick’s Cathedral and a local cop. Duke is forced into a partnership with the presiding detective, Johnny Stampkin, to find the relic and solve the murders. The case takes a multitude of twists and turns as they navigate through Roman Catholic puzzles, Civil War secrets, and a Nazi Assassin.
The Holy City Murders is a thrilling, compelling, and memorable historical fiction thriller that will take the reader on an epic, unforgettable journey that will shock as well as entertain readers from start to finish! The Holy City Murders is a sensational novel that has a classic, effortless feel to it that made it a joy to read and had me guessing nonstop. As I read this book I did not want it to end, I was enchanted by the author’s incredible words from the first page, and this is all thanks to his addictive plot and extraordinary characters. That is why already I have to implore you lovely readers to read this book! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more.
The Holy City Murders is a thrilling and captivating historical fiction detective novel that will take its readers on a thrilling journey! The reader in The Holy City Murders will be taken to 1938 to Charleston, South Carolina, and will meet the star of the book, Duke Dempsey, a private detective. Dempsey has a new case thanks to the Vatican as the Vatican has hired him to find a relic and so he teams up with detective Johnny Stampkin to do just this. However, he will not be hunting just a relic, as a priest and local cop are murdered forcing Dempsey and Stampkin to hunt the killer before they strike again and this book lovers is the premise of the incredible The Holy City Murders!
The Holy City Murders is an incredible novel that has an in-depth plot, and I have to say, I adore this! Ron Plante Jr is an incredible author for his ability to write such an in-depth novel and he is a brilliant talent for his ability to grab the reader’s attention effortlessly and quickly! I found the plot of this book to be captivating, it absorbed me very early on and I never once got bored. This again is all thanks to Plante Jr and his great talent for writing historical fiction! Plante Jr truly is an incredible author who has created a fantastic, brilliant story and it is evident to me that Plante Jr has invested an enormous amount of time into his novel because it is perfectly executed and full of vibrant, descriptive scenes and well-developed characters!
To summarize my thoughts on the incredible novel that is The Holy City Murders; I would say if you are a reader who is tired of reading lackluster novels then take a chance with The Holy City Murders; because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed!
It is a novel that has everything the reader would want in a read and so much more; it has spine-tingling good content, dynamic, memorable characters, a charismatic author that writes beautifully and wonderfully so, and lastly it is an all-around, entertaining, unforgettable read! The Holy City Murders gets five stars from me! So be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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