[Wattys2018 Short List] Book 1 of the Detective Jarrod O'Connor series. A shocking double homicide. A detective racing against time to protect three innocent lives. A madman is on the loose. He won't stop until his destiny is fulfilled.
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WARNING: This book contains disturbing themes. This includes murder, suicide and descriptions/discussions of mental illness. Please be cautious when reading if any of these subjects could be potential triggers.
All is not what is seems for Jarrod O'Connor, a small town detective battling his own demons as he is drawn deeper into this baffling case. Three children witness the brutal murder of their parents and barely escape with their own lives. They hold the key to breaking the case wide open. A desperate killer is on the loose, hell bent on revenge. However Jarrod soon discovers the killer may not be acting alone - others share his delusions and taste for immortality.
'The Angels Wept' is a book you won't be able to put down until the last gripping page.
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- 'THE ANGELS WEPT': Intro
- Evil Rising
- Prologue: Vengeance
- Prologue: Vengeance Part II
- Chapter 1: Tragedy Strikes
- Chapter 2: A Generation of Despair
- Chapter 3: The Little Monster
- Chapter 4: The Angel Rises
- Chapter 5: A New Beginning
- Chapter 6: Prince of Demons
- Chapter 7: Heroes in Blue
- Chapter 8: Tormented by Nightmares
- Chapter 9: A Scene of Horror
- Chapter 10: The Snake in the Shadows
- Chapter 11: Heartbreak
- Chapter 12: Spirits of the Dead
- Chapter 13: The Serpent Rises
- Chapter 14: Angel of Death
- Chapter 15: This isn't Goodbye
- Chapter 16: Let's Make a Deal
- Chapter 17: The Bomb Shell
- Chapter 18: Death on a Mountain Top
- Chapter 19: Where the Angels Began
- Chapter 20: Homecoming and Nightmares
- Chapter 21: Heartbreaking News
- Chapter 22: Search for the Serpent
- Chapter 23: Metratron's Cube
- Chapter 24: The Revelation
- Chapter 25: Stars Begin to Align
- Chapter 26: Old Scars
- Chapter 27: First Assault
- Chapter 28: Charred Remains
- Chapter 29: The Bunker
- Chapter 30: The Aftermath of Madness
- Chapter 31: Into the Darkness
- Chapter 32: Haunting Images
- Chapter 33: Karma Strikes
- Chapter 34: Betrayal
- Chapter 35: Chaos Unleashed
- Chapter 36: Confrontation
- Chapter 37: Reunited
- Chapter 38: A New Plan
- Chapter 39: In Hiding
- Chapter 40: The Ruse
- Chapter 41: Reality Bites
- Chapter 42: Taken
- Chapter 43: Rage
- Chapter 44: An Eye for An Eye
- Chapter 45: Heartbroken Angels
- Chapter 46: Aftermath
- EPILOGUE: Truce with the Demons