The Right Hand of Evil Author:John Saul In a career spanning more than 20 years, New York Times bestselling author John Saul has terrified us with his chilling psychologically charged novels. Now, in The Right Hand of Evil, Saul plumbs the icy depths of darkness-and gives us his most frightening, compelling novel yet. — Jast as their troubled marriage is reaching the breaking point, Te... more »d and Janet Conway receive tragic news that gives them a chance to start again. After the death of his estranged aunt, Ted inherits the Conawy home in the small Louisiana town of St. Albans. With nothing to hold them in Shreveport, the Conways move with their teenage twins and eighteen month old daughter to the promise of a new beginning.
Abandoned for the last forty years, the sprawling Victorian house seems to swallow up the sunlight, along with people's lives. For deep within the cold cellar and etched into the very walls is a long, dark history of the Conway name-a grim bloodline poisoned by suicide, strange disappearances, voodoo rituals, and rumors of murder. But the Conways know nothing of the soul shattering secrets that snake through generations of their family's past. They do not know that terror awaits them.« less