From the outside Randy was always one of the lucky ones. Smart, athletic, successful and handsome, the middle son of the town’s most prominent family. But deep inside, the truth lay festering in a childhood of torment shared with his baby brother. Horrific abuses from the one person they trusted most to keep them safe [...]
Epiphany by Glenn Sartori
In medieval Russia, a battlefield historian is commissioned to transport treasures from invasion-torn south to a haven in the north. Centuries later, four events occur simultaneously.
Grace Sawyer, on her summer sabbatical at the Rosanov Art Institute in Yaroslavl, stumbles upon a black stone from a medieval Russian treasure. Richard Simon, an art historian in New York, is solicited by a friend in the CIA to journey to Yaroslavl on a cryptic quest.
In Kiev, the brother of the president of the Ukraine is assassinated, and a group of men plan to violently end the Epiphany—the historic meeting between the Pope and the Patriarch of Russia.
Within a week, these events will mesh in a violent climax that echoes in the halls of the Rosanov Art Institute.