AN ADVENTURE THRILLER
By Wes Phelan
London 1886. It is the time of Victorian England and the British Empire. The aristocratic Sexton family would have the perfect life except for a deadly Curse. All Sexton men suffer mysterious deaths on their eighteenth birthdays. John Sexton turns eighteen in three months and is next to die. A letter arrives from a grandfather in Australia who John has never met, and his family refuses to discuss. In the letter, his grandfather claims to have found a key to finding a myth called the Soul of the Beast. He says the myth is a cure to the Curse and will save John’s life. His grandfather offers the key to John, but he must come to Australia to receive it. John immediately boards a ship. When he walks down the gangplank in Australia, John is unaware of the evil and dangers that await him. His grandfather is the head of a crime syndicate that employed an assassin cult to kill anyone who stood in his way. The assassins learn about the key and decide to take it and find the Soul of the Beast for themselves. John’s grandfather refuses to give up the key, and their leader strangles him to death. When John finds the key, the assassins try to kill him and take it. John runs runs for his life and into a hidden world beyond his imagination. The world of the Soul of the Beast.
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