By D.H. Robbins
Now as an grownup and a Reverend, his lady instincts have ate up him. As Chamelea, a “liberator of souls,” Thomas has built his expertise as a hypnotist and his calling as a guy of God to safe the belief of his woman sufferers. because of LSD-laced Communion wafers, he hypnotizes his topics into committing suicide. As they die in his include, he absorbs their souls to fulfill his compulsion to be a lady. it's his internal god's will for him.
The nascent forensic concepts to be had throughout the early 1960’s, that have been used to trace Chamelea’s killing course, have been far from what they've got now turn into. Murders have been investigated via out of date sleuthing and the gumshoe intuitions of police Lt. Marty Cohansen and his former companion, inner most Detective Raymond Nealy.
“Chamelea” can be the tale of the dysfunctional courting among the Reverend and his estranged twenty-year-old daughter, Regina. a couple of cultural occasions meander throughout the historical past of the tale, together with the unofficial starting of the Vietnam warfare; AM radio track; the increase of The Beatles; the Ford Mustang and the 1964-65 ny World's reasonable.
"Chamelea" is a harsh and soaking up but heart-wrenching and provocative story.
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