The Devil You Know

The Devil You Know: A Felix Castor Novel, vol 1

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror , Horror & Ghost Stories
Paperback Published on: 06/04/2006
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Synopsis

Felix Castor is a freelance exorcist, and London is his stamping ground. At a time when the supernatural world is in upheaval and spilling over into the mundane reality of the living, his skills have never been more in demand. A good exorcist can charge what he likes - and enjoy a hell of a life-style - but there's a risk: sooner or later he's going to take on a spirit that's too strong for him. After a year spent in 'retirement' Castor is reluctantly drawn back to the life he rejected and accepts a seemingly simple exorcism case - just to pay the bills, you understand. Trouble is, the more he discovers about the ghost haunting the archive, the more things don't add up. What should have been a perfectly straightforward exorcism is rapidly turning into the Who Can Kill Castor First Show, with demons, were-beings and ghosts all keen to claim the big prize. But that's OK; Castor knows how to deal with the dead. It's the living who piss him off ...

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9781841494135
  • Number of pages: 480
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 158 x 133 x 30 mm

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The Devil You Know
Not quite engaging enough
Another urban ‘noir’ fantasy set in London. Author Carey presents us with a changed world in which the dead rise and an exorcist is not an unusual job. In ... READ MORE
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