A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating a series of bizarre accidents discovers the victims had all been ejected from a prominent casi for card counting. His probe into the owner's shadowy past leads across the continent to a church whose terrifying history dates back to the 1500's. When the minister and church elders travel to Las Vegas for a religious conference, events quickly spiral down into mayhem and madness.
George Poncy played professional blackjack for fifteen years before finally being barred in Las Vegas. He combines his intimate knowledge of the gaming industry with his skill as a writer (five books, three films produced from his screenplays) to write this masterpiece of horror. A licensed pilot, he lives with his wife in Palm Beach, Florida where he unsuccessfully tries to teach his two year old grandson to fly.