On Sale: November 15, 2014
Featuring: Elisabetta Celestino
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he stars move still, time runs, the clock will strike, The
Devil will come, and Faustus must be damned. These enigmatic
lines from Christopher Marloweâ€™s play Doctor Faustus may
hold the key to a shocking, centuries-old truth in the
thrilling new novel by internationally best-selling author
Elisabetta Celestino, a brilliant young archaeologist at
work in Romeâ€™s ancient catacombs, has discovered a unique
pattern of astrological symbols on an underground wall.
She feels sure that evidence of a previously unknown
pre-Christian sect lies in an adjacent chamber where the
untombed skeletons bear a strange anomaly, and is devastated
when the Vatican refuses to support her excavation project.
Ten years later, a cave-in damages the vault, and a shocking
discovery is made. Following a violent and traumatic event,
Elisabetta has left has left archaeology behind for the
serenity of prayer and teaching, but the young nun
unexpectedly finds herself in a race to solve the secret of
the catacomb and prevent an apocalyptic event that threatens
not only the Vatican but the future of mankind. Moving
between present-day Europe, 1st-century Rome, and
Elizabethan England, The Devil Will Come is an exhilarating
tale of a battle between good and evil that has been fought
in the shadows through the centuries and across
continentsâ€”and that both sides are willing to kill to keep
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