In the story of the War of Heaven, certain angels went against God and were plunged into the abyss. Their leader, Lucifer, was sent to the lowest depths of Hell from which he cannot escape. In The Paradise Prophecy, the war between the fallen angels and Michael the Archangel continues on Earth. According to a prophecy, if the fallen angels can find the key and what it opens before the end of the 4th eclipse in a year, they will have freed Lucifer and will rule the Earth.
Agent Callahan is not sure who she works for in Washington DC, a group called the Section. But they are very keen on her finding out who killed a Christian pop star, a Turkish Antiquities owner, and others who have died with the sign of the devil beneath their charred bodies. She is not a believer but soon begins to see things that just cannot be, humans morphing into horrific creatures, beings with superhuman powers, and creatures disappearing into dust when killed.
Callahan is joined on her travels by a drunken Milton and Paradise Lost scholar who is capable of the Vision, When he shows her how these people died she comes to believe in demons and angels. But how are humans supposed to fight this?
The story travels from Los Angeles, to Sao Paulo, to London and Istanbul. Written by a screenwriter, the action builds to a thundering crescendo. This novel for fans of The DaVinci Code and other thrillers starts out with each chapter following a different character. As the reader sticks with the book, the characters start to come together to bring this war to its conclusion.
(Note: Fans of the Left Behind series might find this more R-rated.)