The Axeman

The Axeman

Ray Celestin

"Ray Celestin skillfully depicts the determined revels of that idiosyncratic urban and its strange legends in his first novel, THE AXEMAN."  ― The big apple occasions Sunday booklet assessment (Marilyn Stasio, Crime Columnist)

The Axeman stalks the streets of latest Orleans...

In a city jammed with voodoo and gangsters, a feeling of intoxicating secret usually beckons from the again alleys. but if a true serial killer roams the sultry nights, even the corrupt police officers cannot see the clues. that's, until eventually a letter from the Axeman himself is released within the newspaper, proclaiming that any domestic enjoying jazz track can be spared in his subsequent attack.

Such brass invitations a chase, and never simply from the cryptic detective working the express. the hot Orleans of 1919 is a spot like no different, the place the corruption runs deep and the bourbon rolls tender, and keep an eye on of this urban is a prize just a idiot could hand over. according to a real tale, The Axeman brings to lifestyles a colourful, unstable New Orleans packed with as a lot determined ambition as utter fear.

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