Dark Debts

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Random House, 1996 - Fiction - 403 pages
"TRULY FRIGHTENING."
--Chicago Tribune
There is pure evil at work, infesting the body and spirit, driving its victims to insanity, suicide, and murder. To cast it out, a Jesuit priest must take a frightening journey into the heart of a Southern family tormented by an unspeakable curse.
"HARD TO PUT DOWN."
--Philadelphia Inquirer
As he unravels three generations of secrets and battles for the very soul of the family's last surviving member, he will wrestle with his faith in the face of lust and collide with dark forces hell-bent on destroying him.
"A TERRIFICALLY AMBITIOUS BOOK."
--Newsday
Brilliantly imagined and compulsively readable, DARK DEBTS is a pulse-pounding supernatural thriller--a remarkable novel that will grip you with its nightmare vision of evil and hold you spellbound until the very last page.

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

Pretty good read! A priest with a crisis of faith, a family with a history/legacy of violence, and a demon that wants 'em all! Through in a pretty intense possession and a good ol' fashioned Southern ... Read full review

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User Review  - moonshineandrosefire - LibraryThing

There is a malevolent entity which derives its power from the corruption of the innocent. Such an infestation of body and spirit drives its victims to the brink of insanity, suicide, and acts of ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
15
Section 3
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Karen Hall grew up in Virginia and attended the College of William and Mary. She has written for and produced many of the most acclaimed television shows of the 1980s and 1990s and received Emmy Award nominations for her work on M*A*S*H, Hill Street Blues, Moonlighting, and The Women of Brewster Place. Ms. Hall has also been a creative consultant on Roseanne and Grace Under Fire and written for I'll Fly Away and Northern Exposure. She lives in Los Angeles and Atlanta. She also has her own web page.

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