The Summoner is one of those books that make you want to turn on all the lights in your house and lock the doors ...The settings are authentic and you can feel and smell the countryside ...This is a wonderful read for those who enjoy both suspense and action stories. - Seattle Post-Intelligencer A United States diplomat disappears in front of hundreds of onlookers while attending a religious ceremony in the bushveld of Zimbabwe. Dominic Grey, Diplomatic Security special agent, product of a violent childhood and a worn passport, is assigned to investigate. Aiding the investigation is Professor Viktor Radek, religious phemelogist and expert on cults, and Nya Mashumba, the local government liaison. What Grey uncovers is a terrifying cult older than Western civilization, the harsh underbelly of a country in despair, a priest seemingly able to perform impossibilities, and the identity of the newest target. Himself ...The Summoner is a stylish, haunting vel of mystery and suspense that will linger long after its ending.