Father of Fear

Ethan Cross

Father of Fear

Story Plant paperback 

ISBN: 978-1-61188-121-9

Fiction Studio Books e-book

ISBN: 978-1-61188-122-6

Publication date: August 19, 2014

340 page


“This guy writes the scariest, most terrifyingly intelligent villains I have ever read.”

— Cayacosta 72

A father returns home to find that his family has been kidnapped and the only way to save their lives is for him to kill another innocent person…


So begins a journey that will force Special Agent Marcus Williams of the Shepherd Organization to question all that he believes, unearth his family's dark legacy, and sacrifice everything to save those he loves.

In order to stop the serial murderer whom the media has dubbed the Coercion Killer, Williams must enlist the help of one of the world's most infamous and wanted men...The serial killer Francis Ackerman Jr.

About the Author...

Ethan Cross

Bestselling author Steven James says, "Ethan Cross is one of the sharpest emerging writers on the thriller fiction scene today.” Bestselling author Anthony J. Franze concurs, saying, "Ethan Cross is one of the best damn writers in the genre.” They're not alone. Others have compared this international bestselling author to James Patterson and Thomas Harris. Ethan Cross's work is an unforgettable combination of high-intensity thrills, memorable characters, and complex scenarios. The Bookworm called his first bestseller, The Shepherd, “a thrill ride that takes off from page one,” and that’s the experience you can expect from everything Ethan Cross writes.