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Hecate Bernard Vonderhaar

Hecate

Bernard Vonderhaar

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329 pages
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The nature and perception of matter and energy come into question when a young woman plagued by mental illness is forced to choose between relinquishing her parental rights and risking the life of her son to save him from a life of torment. A prodigyMoreThe nature and perception of matter and energy come into question when a young woman plagued by mental illness is forced to choose between relinquishing her parental rights and risking the life of her son to save him from a life of torment. A prodigy in her own right and heiress to one of the most powerful pharmaceutical companies on earth, Delilah Montgomery must sacrifice a lifetime of academic achievement and wealth to protect her family from a sadistic apparition who calls herself Syla. Her son, Jamaal Wilkins, abandoned and reared in the ghetto, finds himself coming of age amidst inner-city pressures and a familial history of schizophrenia. A drug dealer and delinquent, he becomes the pawn of the city’s most powerful criminal, Elijah Harris.In execution of her duties, a patrol officer, Mihko Lenaswa, comes to the aid of her city while trying to survive in a police department that does not want her. With the constant threat of violence and unabated sexual advances, the hot-tempered yet exemplary cop finds herself in a direct fight with the power structure. At great sacrifice, the lines between ally and enemy become difficult to see as Mihko becomes the keystone linking everyone together while Elijah Harris manages to outflank police at every turn.Originally published under the title: The Queen of Ghosts