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By D.H. Robbins

by the point Thomas Barragan used to be an eight-year-old boy, his mom had instilled inside of him the emotional foundations of the daughter she might have preferred.

Now as an grownup and a Reverend, his woman instincts have ate up him. As Chamelea, a “liberator of souls,” Thomas has constructed his expertise as a hypnotist and his calling as a guy of God to safe the belief of his girl sufferers. as a result of LSD-laced Communion wafers, he hypnotizes his topics into committing suicide. As they die in his include, he absorbs their souls to meet his compulsion to be a girl. it truly is his internal god's will for him.

The nascent forensic ideas 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 develop into. Murders have been investigated via out of date sleuthing and the gumshoe intuitions of police Lt. Marty Cohansen and his former associate, inner most Detective Raymond Nealy.

“Chamelea” is usually the tale of the dysfunctional courting among the Reverend and his estranged twenty-year-old daughter, Regina. a few 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 long island World's reasonable.

"Chamelea" is a harsh and soaking up but heart-wrenching and provocative story.

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