The Preacher, the ex-priest and Vietnam vet turned professional gambler, is playing the highest stakes poker game ever dealt. His opponents are mobsters, arms dealers and terrorists. The jackpot is an atomic bomb. And if he loses, the entire city of Las Vegas will be dealt the Dead Man’s Hand.
The Preacher gambles for an atomic bomb...and the fate of Las Vegas hangs in the balance.
An Edgar Award finalist! When the one-eyed wanderer called the Preacher sets out to avenge a murdered veteran, nothing can keep him from uncovering the truth, even if he has to take on every lawmaker — and lawbreaker — in town.
An intelligently written, fast-paced story that hooked me from beginning to end. This one's a winner!
Thackrey made his Preacher distinctive and unique....with doses of subtle and sarcastic humor