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Playing Saint

Playing Saint

By Zachary Bartels
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.61 Stars

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On 4/30 Deena Peterson wrote: This is most definitely one of those one in a lifetime plots you don't see coming. Zachary Bartels has joined the ranks of Steven James, Randy Singer and Creston Mapes for explosive-don't-know-where-he's-going next storytelling! Parker Saint is a fairly likable character. What makes him stand out ... Playing Saint by Zachary Bartels

Deena's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/19 thecraftyhome wrote: Parker Saint is your typical televeangelist with a thriving megachurch and sermons about destiny with no gospel message included. But when a public scandal threatens to come to the public eye he is offered a way out by collaborating with some local detectives on some recent homicides that have occultish ... Fabulous Characters, Suspensful Plot

thecraftyhome's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/12 TammyK777 wrote: I have nothing but good things to say about this book. It caught my attention right away. I thought it was going to be a casual read, something with a little suspense, but I got more than I expected! It was suspenseful from the beginning, taking a turn towards spiritual warfare that I honestly wasn’t ... some good spiritual suspense

TammyK777's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/9 Bekah wrote: A novel not for the queasy, Playing Saint slams us into intense suspense right from the get-go. It pulled me in with it’s entertaining characters, crazily intriguing plot, and just the unique overall “feel” of the story. The writing is spectacularly well done—this is a debut author to watch out ... REVIEW: Playing Saint by Zachary Bartels

Bekah's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/4 Lisa wrote: Yesterday, Parker Saint’s only concern was his swiftly rising star power. Today, he’s just trying to stay alive. Parker Saint is living the dream. A cushy job at a thriving megachurch has him on the verge of becoming a bestselling author and broadcast celebrity—until life takes an abrupt turn that ... Book Review of Playing Saint By Zachary Bartels

Lisa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/4 Rhonda Baker wrote: Playing Saint is Zachary Bartels' debut into the fiction/mystery arena.  First off, this book caught my attention the moment I started the first chapter.  And it only gets better chapter by chapter.  It starts out with a vicious murder scene and the detective, Paul Ketcham, who is assigned ... PLAYING SAINT by Zachary Bartels

Rhonda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/28 MelissaTX wrote: I received a copy of Playing Saint free from Booklook Bloggers in exchange for an honest review. This book focuses on Parker Saint, the up and coming pastor of large church and TV ministry. He is recruited by the police to help in the investigation of a series of murders where religious symbols are painted ... Book Reviews

MelissaTX's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/6 Karin Beery wrote: I requested a copy of this book from the BookLook Blogger program because the last supernatural thriller I read was so horrible that I felt like I needed to give the genre another chance (seriously - the last book had Swiss army knives with a flaming sword option). Zachary Bartels stuck with Scripture ... Scriptural approach to supernatural thrillers with a healthy dose of humor

Karin's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/21 Liz Terek wrote: It’s good to be king. At least that’s how Parker Saint felt. A third generation pastor, Parker has gone the television route, establishing an enviable empire. Concerned less with the Gospel than how shiny his teeth are Parker preaches prosperity & achieving one’s dreams. Image is everything. When ... Playing Saint

Liz's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/19 AngloAddict wrote: Rev. Parker Saint (born Brian Parker) seems to have everything going for him.  As the pastor of a popular mega-church, he has a large television following and a new book coming out.  But then there is the totally out of character "travel rage" incident at the airport where he ended up getting ... The destiny drinking game

AngloAddict's Rating:

4 Stars