DEFIANT SOULS by Kathleen Chadwick *****
Can one inexperienced young man stand between Satan and the rise of a powerful force in the world? As Kyle unearths more clues from relics that indicate evil’s long history, he finds he must prevent a transformation that joins two disparate entities into one powerful force. His youth is on his side: He’s treated like a kid, when in actuality he’s growing into being a formidable opponent himself.
With its fast-paced action, cast of characters ranging from the youthful, impulsive Kyle to his aunt, Jack, and others caught in the growing web of evil and its explosive confrontations, DEFIANT SOULS will be thoroughly enjoyed by horror fans who will appreciate the progressive evolution, twists of plot, and the journey of a young adult to manhood against impossible odds.
D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review