By William Peter Blatty
William Peter Blatty has delighted generations of readers along with his iconic mega-bestseller The Exorcist. Now Blatty offers us Dimiter, a riveting tale of homicide, revenge, and suspense. Laced with subject matters of religion and love, sin and forgiveness, vengeance and compassion, it's a novel in the grand culture of Morris West’s The Devil’s Advocate and the Catholic novels of Graham Greene.
Dimiter opens within the world’s so much oppressive and remoted totalitarian kingdom: Albania within the Seventies. A prisoner suspected of being an enemy agent is held via country defense. An unsettling presence, although subjected to incredible torture he continues an eerie silence. He escapes---and which will freedom, completes a mysterious undertaking. The prisoner is Dimiter, the yank “agent from Hell.”
The scene shifts to Jerusalem, targeting Hadassah health center and a solid of enticing, colourful characters: the brooding Christian Arab police detective, Peter Meral; Dr. Moses Mayo, a stricken yet funny neurologist; Samia, an enticing, sharp-tongued nurse; and diverse American and Israeli functionaries and health facility employees. All turn into enmeshed in a chain of baffling, inexplicable deaths, until eventually occasions explode in a shocking climax.
Told with unrelenting speed, Dimiter’s compelling, page-turning narrative is haunted via the hunt for religion and the truths of the human . Dimiter is William Peter Blatty's first complete novel because the 1983 ebook of Legion.