The Harbinger of Retribution

The Harbinger of Retribution The Harbinger of Retribution is a thing of beauty and of nightmares A seven foot tall statue of black marble depicting a cloaked woman with two swords crossed over her chest residing in a back room o

  • Title: The Harbinger of Retribution
  • Author: C.L. Ragsdale
  • ISBN: 2940013094093
  • Page: 336
  • Format: Nook
  • The Harbinger of Retribution is a thing of beauty and of nightmares A seven foot tall statue of black marble depicting a cloaked woman with two swords crossed over her chest, residing in a back room of the local church in the town of Redemption which has seen than its share of unfortunate events At least that s how the story goes, and why Irene s Eerie Adventures haThe Harbinger of Retribution is a thing of beauty and of nightmares A seven foot tall statue of black marble depicting a cloaked woman with two swords crossed over her chest, residing in a back room of the local church in the town of Redemption which has seen than its share of unfortunate events At least that s how the story goes, and why Irene s Eerie Adventures has come to town.Cameraman Troy Stenson is elated to find that the object of their investigation does not disappoint in the sinister factor, on the surface anyway, and it even has a curse The only cloud on his horizon is his partner, Irene Waters, who refuses to judge by appearances alone To Troy s chagrin she is proven right as it soon becomes clear that the only trouble being caused by the statue is figuring out what kind of trouble it s supposed to be causing Mostly because no one can agree on what the supposed curse is actually supposed to do.There is the information given by Reboot s now infamously incorrect Research Department stating the Harbinger s mere creation caused disaster to its talent but eccentric creator, and then to the town that harbors it A story encouraged by the ancestors of the artist who claim that the statue really belongs to them, and denied by the pastor of the church where it now resides Straightforward enough, except the situation is further complicated when the Reboot team finds a competing legend warning that the Harbinger s departure would lead to disaster in Redemption As for the townspeople they are split as to which story to believe, and the rumors and tall tales just keep getting bigger and out of control Irene and Troy and do their best to sort out what facts they have, but are hampered in their investigation by the lack of assistance from their boss, Bernie Youngstown, who has suddenly turns surly and uncooperative These events may have soured Troy s initial hope of an exciting story, but Irene is convinced that there is going on than a mere curse Solving that mystery, however, will involve overcoming her issues with pastors, separating who is lying from those who are merely indulging in wishful thinking and convincing her partner that there really is a story to be had even if it isn t the one he wants.

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    1. Disclaimer: I am the author's sister (but I still like her books, A LOT). This is another excellent book in the Reboot Files collection. This time Troy and Irene are at peace with each other. Troy isn't so surly, and Irene isn't so vunerable to his comments. This book takes place in the small town of Redemption where a controversy is brewing about a statue named "The Harbinger of Retribution". Is the Harbinger causing the recent spurt of mysterious happenings around town? Will getting rid of the [...]

    2. Once again, I completely enjoyed this author's work! Troy and Irene are investigating claims that a statue, kept in the church, is causing strange things to happen in a small town. It seems that some thing just getting rid of the statue will stop these occurrences but others think giving it away will cause more problems. The town's pastor, sheriff and resident aunt all have differing stories. Long lost heirs show up and Irene and Troy only have a day to get to the bottom of this strange mystery. [...]

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