The Divine Beauty by Evan Stalter
Approx. 142,120 words.
Published on August 14, 2012.
Following a military base burglary in the peaceful city of Orwell, Illinois, the entire community is plunged into disarray and twelve people from different backgrounds are set on a deadly collision course that happens to coincide with a treasure of power and majesty beyond all their imaginations. Twisting, turning, and brutally suspenseful, The Divine Beauty is the first novel by Evan Stalter.