Saturday, February 1, 2014

For Immediate Release: Paul DeBlassie III embarks on a month long Bewitching Book Tour for his book The Unholy, starting February, 1, 2014.

Witchcraft, magic, demons and religion each play a role as healer confronts slayer.



New Mexico
 
Paul DeBlassie III embarks on a month long Bewitching Book Tour for his book The Unholy, starting February, 1, 2014.
 
A young curandera, a medicine woman, intent on uncovering the secrets of her past is forced into a life-and-death battle against an evil Archbishop. Set in the mystic land of Aztlan, the Unholy is a novel of destiny as healer and slayer. native lore of dreams and visions, shape changing, and natural magic work to spin a neo-gothic web in which sadness and mystery lure the unsuspecting into a twilight realm of discovery and decision.

Part psychological thriller, part supernatural heroine’s journey and part gothic horror, The Unholy lures the reader into a twilight realm that pits two old worlds against each other: the medicine woman against the church. Witchcraft, magic, demons and religion each play a role as healer confronts slayer.


The Unholy
Paul DeBlassie III

Publisher: Sunstone Press

ISBN-10: 0865349592
ISBN-13: 978-0865349599

Paperback: 202 pages

Genre: Psychological thriller

Claire, a young curandera (Spanish medicine woman) intent on uncovering the secrets of her past is forced into a life-and-death battle against an evil Archbishop. Set in the mystic land of Aztlan, the Unholy is a novel of destiny as healer and slayer. Native lore of dreams and visions, shape changing, and natural magic work to spin a neo-gothic web in which sadness and mystery lure the unsuspecting into a twilight realm of discovery and decision.  As women die in mysterious circumstances, Claire must decide how much faith she has in her own powers and how far she can go before putting her own life in mortal danger.

The Unholy will appeal those who are fascinated by the old traditions of healing and magic as well as those who simply desire a fast paced battle between good and evil, masculine and feminine, darkness and light…

Part psychological thriller, part supernatural heroine’s journey and part gothic horror, The Unholy lures the reader into a twilight realm that pits two old worlds against each other: the medicine woman against the church. Witchcraft, magic, demons and religion each play a role as healer confronts slayer.

About the Author

Paul DeBlassie III, Ph.D., is a psychotherapist and writer living in his native New Mexico. A member of the Depth Psychology Alliance, the Transpersonal Psychology Association, and the International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, he has for over thirty years treated survivors of the dark side of religion.

SoulCare, his professional consultation practice, is devoted to the tending of the soul. One of the few therapists writing fiction with a healing emphasis, Dr. DeBlassie has been deeply influenced by the
surreal beauty and natural magic of the mestizo myth of Aztlan.

The Unholy is his first novel.







To receive a review copy, arrange an interview, guest blog, or event with the author please contact Roxanne Rhoads  RoxanneRhoads@bewitchingbooktours.com  

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