Whitfield Creed is living a waking nightmare.
Unlike his dreams this nightmare has no end, and he has an eternity to live it.
His world, the beings that inhabit it, and the death that surrounds him, are pushing him to the edge of his sanity.
A pitched battle is in full swing and these creatures of the night are sparing none from its carnage.
Whitfield must try and find a safe place to stay out of the way as a civil war rages amongst these immortals.
Caught between warring factions his only hope is to flee the bloodshed.
As Whitfield tries to hold onto his humanity a new level of senses begins to stir within him.
Can he find answers to all the questions his new-found immortality has raised?
Or will the society he has stumbled across tear each other apart, and him with it?
Purged in Flame is the second novel by accomplished author Mark Simmons.
TREAD CAREFULLY FOR THEY ARE... OF THE NIGHT.
Whitfield Creed had never been one to believe in such things as luck. Yet when he wakes to find he’s hung from a meat hook, in a warehouse, he can’t help but feel his luck may have run out.
A chance meeting with the wrong people immerses Whitfield in an underworld that he had presumed to be no more than folklore. Yet these creatures exist and with eternal life have manipulated mankind from the shadows through the millennia’s.
Trying to come to terms with the way these creatures occupy their eternity Whitfield must live amongst their ranks. With the elders of this ancient society bickering with one another and the constant threat of execution hanging over his head he must try to survive. Whilst also accepting his own immortality.
Of The Night is the debut horror novel by Mark Simmons and is a Tour De force of thrills and scares that will leave the reader breathless and begging for the morning.