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By James Markert

In the wake of worldwide warfare I within the small, Southern city of Bellhaven, South Carolina, the city folks think they’ve came upon a bit slice of heaven in a mysterious chapel within the woods. yet they quickly detect that evil can are available the main appealing of forms.

The humans of Bellhaven have regularly regarded to Ellsworth Newberry for assistance, yet after wasting his spouse and his destiny as a qualified pitcher, he's moments clear of checking out his mortality as soon as and for all. until eventually he ultimately takes realize of the alterations in his city . . . and the cardinals that experience returned.

Upon the invention of a small chapel deep within the Bellhaven woods, therapeutic turns out to fall upon the townspeople, bringing peace after numerous years of mourning. yet as they stopover at the “healing flooring” extra usually, the folks start to activate each other, and the strangely tolerant city turns into something but.

The cracks among the common and supernatural start to widen, and tensions upward push. ahead of the city crumbles, Ellsworth needs to pull himself from the edge of suicide, triumph over his demons, and face the reality of who he was once born to be through best the city into the woods to stand the evil threatening Bellhaven.

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