By Nick Mamatas
David Holbrook is a scrawny child, the sufferer of bullies, and the missed son of insane parents.
David Holbrook is the Kallis Episkipos, a vicious assassin grew to become imprisoned chief of a loss of life cult devoted to Eris, the Hellenic goddess of discord.
David Holbrook by no means killed someone, and lives a lonely and luckless life along with his getting older mom in a tumbledown New Jersey town.
Caught among finger and set off, David is given 3 possibilities to come to a decision his destiny as he's forced to stay and relive all his power existences, guided simply through the darkish knowledge present in a bottle of cough syrup.
From the writer of the moment cult vintage Move less than Ground comes a fable of blood, lust, future, college shootings, and the opportunity to alter your future.
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