Repairman Jack doesn’t believe a house can be haunted. But
he’s about to change his tune.
It started off as a lark, a late-night jaunt from a boring
party to the home of a psychic medium, with Jack dragged along as a reluctant
participant. But as soon as Jack and Gia step across the threshold, the house
and the earth itself shake to the accompaniment of a tortured scream.
Menelaus Manor sits atop a major geologic fault known as
Cameron’s Line. But that’s not its only problem. The house has a horrific
history. Its original owner died of cancer, his son blew his brains out in the
basement, the couple that bought it next were found dead in their bed with their
throats slashed, and shortly thereafter a child was horribly mutilated in an
The current owners, Lyle and Charlie Kenton, clever
practitioners of spiritualist hocus-pocus, use high-tech tricks to dupe their
marks. Perhaps they’re too good: they've lured too many clients from other
mediums and are now under attack. Unable to go to the police for fear of
exposing their own scams, they hire Repairman Jack to fix their problem.
Jack takes the job, figuring he’ll straighten out the
situation by engaging in one of his favorite pastimes: scamming a scammer. But
soon he learns that this fix-it involves more than professional jealousy in the
spook trade. The earthquake marked the awakening of something in Menelaus
Manor, something that used to be someone, an entity full of rage and brought
back for a specific purpose.
But this entity has an agenda all its own. Before he’s
finished Jack will travel from the seamy world of psychic scams to the inner
circle of a well-connected murder cult, and finally into the dark heart of
madness where he must strike a deal with a rage-filed entity returned from the
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