By Alex Albrinck
They murdered his spouse and son. They burned down his condominium. They beat him inside of an inch of his existence.
And then they learned that they had the incorrect man.
They must have killed him once they had the chance.
Will Stark is a thirty-five-year-old self-made billionaire. He's fortunately married and father to a tender son he adores. He's well-loved in his group for his philanthropic efforts. He lives in a stunning domestic within a personal, safe group designed to supply protection for his relatives from those that might do them harm.
His idyllic international is shattered while, regardless of his most sensible efforts, males typhoon his neighborhood, homicide his relations of their domestic, and burn his condominium down. In his efforts to hurry to the help of these he loves, Will is seized, overwhelmed, and approximately killed.
And as it's taking place, the lads who've attacked him become aware of they've fallacious him for somebody else.
Will's rescue from yes dying brings him into the midst of a conflict among factions of a mystery society, one within which contributors research the secrets and techniques of constructing superhuman skills. And it's a conflict during which a guy named Will Stark has been the point of interest. Will seizes the chance to profit those secrets and techniques, and conflict those that destroyed his relatives. His personal quick improvement, even though, capacity he may well develop into a goal for assault of his personal accord.
As he builds his new lifestyles, even though, Will is confronted with a serious determination. Will he use his new talents to search out vengeance? Or will he possibility every little thing he has to save lots of these he holds Most worthy?
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Chapter Four onica No-Last-Name was standing outside of my ofﬁce when I got there, writing on the back of the note I had left taped to my ofﬁce door. I walked toward her, but she was too intent upon her writing to look up. She was a good-looking woman, in her midthirtysomethings. Ash blond hair that I thought must be natural, after a morbid and involuntary memory of the dead woman’s dye job. Her makeup was tasteful and well applied, and her face was fair, friendly, with enough roundness of cheek to look fresh-faced and young, enough fullness of mouth to look very feminine.
My consulting for the department paid a lot of my bills. Okay, most of my bills. I could sympathize with her, I supposed. If I was operating in the dark like she was, I’d be nervous as hell, too. Murphy didn’t know anything about spells or rituals or talismans, but she knew human hatred and violence all too well. It wasn’t as though I was actually going to be doing any black magic, I told myself. I was just going to be ﬁguring out how it was done. There was a difference. I was helping the police in an investigation, nothing more.