The Wolfman

Nicholas Pekearo

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Since being dishonorably discharged after a tour in Vietnam, Marlowe Higgins has been in and out of prison, moving from town to town, going wherever the wind takes him. He's not the kind of guy who can stay in one place too long. Every full moon he kills someone. For years he struggled with his affliction, until he found a way to use his unfortunate curse for good--he only kills really bad people.

 

After years on the road, Higgins finds a home in the small town of Evelyn, Tennessee. He even has a friend, Daniel Pearce, one of Evelyn's two detectives. Then, one night, everything changes. Higgins is not the only monster lurking in the area. The Rose Killer, a fiendish serial killer, is brutally murdering young women all around the county. Higgins targets the killer as his next victim. But on the night of the full moon, things go drastically wrong . . . .

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Chapter 1
I am a man who is apt to have bad dreams. In my dreams I am not falling, or drowning, or even being roasted on a spit or some such thing by the Vietcong, who, at the time of the war, were rumored to do piss-awful things like that to the boys they caught.
My dreams are a little more fucked than that. I have no soul, and the godforsaken beast that had replaced it does more than take lives. It takes their spirits. So when I plop myself down on my lumpy mattress at night and go to sleep, I don’t dream like normal people do. Instead, I experience the memories of people who aren’t

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Nicholas Pekearo

NICHOLAS PEKEARO was a young, prolific writer who left the world too soon. While volunteering as an NYPD Auxillary Police Officer, he was killed in the line of duty, in the very neighborhood he grew up in, New York City's Greenwich Village. The Wolfman is his first published novel.    

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The Wolfman
Nicholas Pekearo

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
Tom Doherty Associates
Tor Books
June 2009
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780765359919
ISBN10: 076535991X
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 336 pages
$7.99

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Tom Doherty Associates
Tor Books
May 2008
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429938358
ISBN10: 1429938358
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 288 pages
$7.99
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