Miguel Rivera knows he can’t solve the mystery of the missing townsfolk without help from the one with the green and gold eyes. The federale enlists the aide of Finn McCallan, a man who possesses the ability to see beyond the waking world and glimpse into the spirit realm. Together Finn and Miguel follow a trail of breadcrumbs leading them into the border town of El Sendero. There Finn discovers a place overridden with people whose souls have been twisted and corrupted by La Prophetisa, a self-proclaimed prophet and healer. The pair work relentlessly to uncover the nature of La Prophetisa’s powers and soon discover the terrible truth behind their origin.
Araceli’s nose tilted up as she sniffed the air. “There is a smell
on you, the smell of the other place. You have been there, and yet you
For all her power, she was clearly perplexed by Finn.
“The man before me is mortal, but his blood and soul bear the Mark of
Gehenna. How can this be?”
She inhaled deeply as if Finn’s secrets were carried on the air.
“Ahhh, there is another scent on you, isn’t there? There is no
denying the aroma buried deep within your blood, Scion of Dismas. It has
been thousands of years since I have smelled it, but I would know it
Araceli stood. She walked behind Finn and ran her icy fingers up his
arms and over his shoulders. “So, this cannot be chance, can it Scion?
You were meant to find me, to seek me out.”
The demon drew another deep breath soaking in the trace of perdition
Finn carried within his blood. She trembled in obvious delight.
“Delicious, the darkness. There may be a place for you, Scion. One
with your talents could have a seat at the table and a portion of the
bounty to come.”
Excerpted from "El Sendero (The Hell Walker Trilogy Book 2)" by Mark Reefe. Copyright © 2017 by Mark Reefe. Excerpted by permission. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. Excerpts are provided solely for the personal use of visitors to this web site.