The spellbinding novel of a war for the soul of a young girl . . . A coven of witches and warlocks—among them some of New York’s most prominent celebrities—toying with sexual perversion, black magic, and human sacrifice . . . A hot downtown discotheque where an incredibly beautiful sixteen‑year‑old seduces young men into the service of Satan . . . A defrocked priest whose all-consuming ambition and awesome occult powers make him famous enough to lure a capacity crowd to Yankee Stadium to witness a dark “miracle’—the cure of the vice‑president’s daughter . . . Doctor Owen Orient, psychiatrist, physician, psychic adept—and his team of telepaths—stake their lives against the ravening evil known as . . . Susej. The book that launched the Doctor Orient series.